Digital Technology Level 2

DTC2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Green

Digital Technology Level 2

Investigate the world of Computer Science and what goes on behind the scenes in digital devices. 

The course covers three major areas – Programming, the concepts of Computer Science and Databases. Students will study relational databases and their relevance in today’s e-Commerce and IT environment and continue the Java programming begun in Level 1. Students will look at advanced concepts of Computer Science; including the different ways data is used, the importance of encrypting and protecting data in today’s electronic world and will investigate computer human interfaces. 

While the course is essentially practically based, there is one written external at the end of the year, and there is a required written component included in every unit. Commitment to homework is an essential requirement of the course. 

Own laptop is highly recommended. 



Learning Areas:

Technology



Career Pathways

Film/Television Camera Operator, Network Administrator, Geospatial Specialist, Data Analyst, Graphic Designer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Animator/Digital Artist, Software Developer, Information Technology Architect, Media Producer