L1 Digital Media

L1DIME
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Atvars

This course introduces a wide range of Digital Technology topics centre around the creation of Digital Media and how its associated tools can be utilised to solve problems using the Technology Process Model. This course looks at Advanced Computer Graphics and the related topics of digital design including 2D and 3D annimation 

Students need to be self‐motivated, as the work is based on portfolio work. InDesign, Photoshop, Animate, Blender and Illustrator are the basic software systems used. All students will develop an appreciation of Digital Design elements and how to create and manipulate them.

This course will be assessed to Digital Technology Achievement Standards. Assessment requires students to prove that they have learnt new skills and can use them to solve problems. Assessment is a combination of internally and externally assessed standards. L1DIME students will have the opportunity to gain up to 20 credits at L1.


Pathway

L2 Digital Media

Required Prior Learning

Entry is open.


Course Credit Information

This course is eligible for Course Endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91046 v3 Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91047 v4 Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91878 v1 Digital Technologies 1.2 - Develop a design for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91880 v1 Digital Technologies 1.4 - Develop a digital media outcome
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Pathway Tags

Animator, Digital Artist, Advertising Specialist, Film and Video Editor, Graphic Designer, Graphic Pre-press worker, Sales and Marketing Manager, Marketing Specialist, Signmaker