Digital Technologies Science NCEA 2
Course DetailsLevel 2 Optional 17 Credits
Purpose:The purpose of this course is for students to gain an appreciation of the ongoing developments and applications for advanced computer software and systems. Computer Science - understand and apply the commonly used terms and logic. Computer Programming - Develop an appreciation of the logic required and elements used to construct and advanced computer program to address a given need. Much of this course will be centred around the development of a computer game.
Entry Requirements:Achieved results from DTG1 AS91075 and AS91076 or TIC/HOF approval. Those students who did not take DTG1 will require good results from Level one Mathematics.
Leads To:DTM3, DTS3, DTA3 or future work in the computer infrastructure or programing fields
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|18740||Create a simple computer program to meet a set brief||2||3||Internal|
|91354||Undertake brief development to address an issue||2||4||Internal|
|91371||Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts from computer science||2||4||External|
|91372||Construct a plan for an advanced computer program for a specified task||2||3||Internal|
|91373||Construct an advanced computer program for a specified task||2||3||Internal|