Approx Cost:
Students are required to print out their work and will be expected to purchase a print card at the start of the year and replenish as necessary. They will need their own headphones.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is of benefit for this course
Course Outline:

This is a half year course designed to give students an introduction to Digital Technologies.

 Students will develop skills and knowledge in:

  • Common software such as word processing, spreadsheet and desktop publishing.
  • Design and presentation techniques.
  • Using drawing/animation programs to create scenes and animated stories.
  • Develop skills in basic web development using HTML.
  • Use basic principles of video game design to develop a game of their own.
  • Using image programs to create elements for digital design.
  • Understanding the significance of producing an outcome that is fit for the purpose intended.

Assessment is by means of practical and written work, both short and long term.

Where Does It Lead:

Year 10 Digital Technologies or Year 10 Digital Programming.

For further information see:
Ms C Nesbit, Ms R Davey.