12COM

Year 12 Computer Studies (12COM)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Rounds

This course will equip you with entry knowledge and skills in IT (Information Technology). You will learn to use and manipulate data in a range of programs such as, spreadsheet, database and presentation software. You will learn how to use digital tools to research, collaborate and connect with others effectively, safely and using good practice.  You will also develop problem solving skills that are in demand within the IT industry.  

Pre-requisites

Minimum of 60 credits at Level 1 including Achievement Standard literacy credits (10) or HOD approval.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Funds available for printing.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29770 v2
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a spreadsheet application for a purpose
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29771 v2
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a presentation application for a purpose
2
2
2
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29777 v2
NZQA Info
Use the main features and functions of a database application to create and test a database
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 29781 v2
NZQA Info
Use the Internet and common digital devices and software to gather information and connect with other users and devices
7
7
7
7
7
7
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 7
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0