10DIGI

Year 10 Digital Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Coltham

Three periods per week for the entire year. Focus is mainly on setting you up for Level 1 Digital Technology. Topics include making digital outcomes like Minecraft worlds, websites, Photoshopped images and editing video. There is an introduction to programming with Python and with the the Edison and MBot robots. You will also have the opportunity to do some NCEA L1 credits.


Course Overview

Term 1
Programming with Python
Photoshop basics.

Term 2
Creating websites with HTML/CSS
Minecraft team build.

Term 3
Programming robots.
Improving the computer user interface.

Other options
> Tri-fold brochures with Publisher
> Adobe premier - video editing.
> Adobe animate
> Pivot Animator

Term 4
Searching and Sorting Algorithms - Achievement Standard
Optional Unit Standards - See Credits list.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 7 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18758 v5
NZQA Info
Find information using the Internet
2
2
2
2
2
2
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 25659 v3
NZQA Info
Create a web page using a mark-up language with a text editor
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91885 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of searching and sorting algorithms
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 7
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0