DTC102 - Digital Applications Level 1

DTC102
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Green

Digital Applications

Practical computing for school and the workplace, based on Unit Standards: 

This course provides students with basic practical skills over a range of essential computer applications. These practical skills provide foundational knowledge that students can use to build up a Digital Capability portfolio. Students will have the opportunity to enhance learning across their other school subjects. Our programme can be adapted to individual student interests and needs. 

Skills covered: Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Electronic Presentations, Website Creation, Image Manipulation and Creation. 


Optional assessments may be offered where necessary.



Pathway

DTC202 - Digital Applications Level 2

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29776 v1 Use the main features of an HTML editor to create a website
2
I
4
U.S. 18743 v5 Produce a spreadsheet from instructions using supplied data
1
I
2
U.S. 5946 v8 Use computer technology to create and deliver a presentation from given content
1
I
3
U.S. 107 v7 Apply text processing skills to produce communications in a business or organisational context
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

web developer, website administrator, animator, technical operator (live sound/lighting), web designer, office administrator, graphic design, secretary, legal executive, data entry operator, accounts officer, bank worker, advertising manager, publishing.


Disclaimer

Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.