Level 3 Digital Technologies
Teacher in Charge: Mr E. Mc Intyre
DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES – YEAR 13
NCEA LEVEL 3
You will cover the knowledge and skills in a similar way to the Level 1 course. The course consists of the following:
• Theory-based research where you will explore aspects of hardware and software advantages of using different computer applications for completing different tasks
• Practical-based ‘digital media’ where you will explore digital media outcomes such as graphics, web page design and document design.
At this stage you will apply advanced skills towards an overarching project run over the year that blends any one of the skill specialisations developed over the recent years i.e. game development, 3D animation, software programming, database programming, and app development.
Resources Required: Earphones or Headphones.
For further information see: Ms Strydom
13DIT is only available to students who have successfully completed 12DIT.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Course Selection is confirmed at the start of 2022. You can change the courses you have selected up until the start of next year provided there are still spaces in the course you wish to change to.
Some courses may become unavailable due to the number of students taking the courses or changes in staffing.
New courses may also be introduced, in which case you will be notified and given the opportunity to select the new course.