This course requires 2 options.
Year 10 Digital Science (Full Year)
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Walker
Students will learn about key computer science concepts that drive our technology hungry society:
• Computer Programming – learning the basic concepts of how to program a computer to perform tasks. Using Python, a free to download and use programming language.
• Computer science – logic, binary, encryption, computer security, machine learning.
• Computational thinking – Algorithms, decomposition of complex tasks.
• Digital Infrastructure – how computer hardware stores and communicates data.
The full-year course presents students with an opportunity to look at each area in greater depth in order to develop greater understanding and knowledge, as well as being able to progress to more advanced projects and try different tools such as programmable drones, Sphero robots and Raspberry Pi applications.
Data Analyst, Security Consultant, Geospatial Specialist, Test Analyst, Intelligence Officer, Office Manager, Primary School Teacher, Health Services Manager, Information Technology Architect, Records Adviser, Electronics Trades Worker, Systems Administrator, Software Developer, Games Developer, Software Support Representative, Service Desk Technician, IT Support and Operations Manager, Systems Engineer, Test Analyst, Information System Project Manager, Clinical Informatics Analyst, Geographical Informatics Analyst,