DTM2

Digital Technologies Media NCEA 2

Course Details

Level 2 Optional 23 Credits

Purpose:

To enable students to select and competently use the major Microsoft programs appropriately in order to communicate information. Advanced skills will be developed to allow the seamless transfer of information between applications as well as the ability to design appropriate layouts with the end user in mind. The use of media is rapidly expanding and approximately half of this course will be based on developing advanced skills in various forms of media use. This may include Website design, Print Media as well as the use of Video and Audio Media. Much of this will be based on using the Adobe Creative suite of software and Expression Web. Students will develop skills in communication, design, research and problem solving.

Entry Requirements:

Open entry to Year 12 students, subject to HOD approval.

Course Contribution:

Nil

Leads To:

DTM3, DTA3

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
2786 Create and use a computer database to solve a problem 2 3 Internal
2791 Integrate spreadsheet and database data into word processed documents to meet a set brief 2 3 Internal
91367 Demonstrate understanding of advanced concepts of information systems used to manage shared information 2 3 External
91368 Implement advanced procedures to produce a specified digital information outcome with dynamically linked data 2 6 Internal
91369 Demonstrate understanding of the advanced concepts of digital media 2 4 Internal
91370 Implement advanced procedures to produce a specified digital media outcome 2 4 Internal

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