L2 Digital Science

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Walker

Required Prior Learning

Entry subject to gaining 12 credits at L1 Digital Science, or by negotiation with HOD.

Building on the skills and concepts covered at L1, this L2 Digital Science course is centred around the management, design and development of a computer program. This project can yield up to 18 credits alone. An opportunity for endorsement will come through an external report based on an area of Computer Science.

This course will be assessed using Digital Technology Achievement standards. The assessment will require students to learn and develop new skills in order to apply them to solving problems. Assessment is a combination of internally and externally assessed standards.

Learning Areas:

Business & Accounting / Digital Technologies

Assessment Procedures

L3 Digital Science

Career Pathways

Business Analyst, Software Developer, Electronics Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Civil Engineer, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Telecommunications Engineer, Telecommunications Technician, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Systems Administrator, Electronics Trades Worker, Records Adviser, Electrical Engineering Technician, Information Technology Architect, Game Developer, Health Services Manager, Primary School Teacher, Office Manager, Intelligence Officer, Test Analyst, Geospatial Specialist, Security Analyst, Security Consultant, Data Analyst