L3 Computing

L3COMP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Walker

Students will continue to learn skills and complete assessments that lead to the New Zealand Certificate in Computing (User Fundamentals) (Level 2). This certificate requires gaining 40 credits and is expected that students work to this qualification over 2 years; during year 13 the remaining topics will be covered making up the 40 credits for NZC in Computing.

Students will be assessed using Computer Unit standards with up to 20 L2 credits available.


Required Prior Learning

Entry is open.


Course Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 29777 v1 Use the main features and functions of a database application to create and test a database
2
I
3
U.S. 29780 v1 Configure and use contemporary and emerging digital devices
2
I
3
U.S. 29781 v1 Use the internet and common digital devices and software to gather information and connect with other users and devices
2
I
7
U.S. 29782 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of computing hardware, software and terminology to select digital tools for specified purposes
2
I
5
U.S. 29783 v1 Implement basic security when using digital devices and software
2
I
3
U.S. 29784 v1 Troubleshoot, fix and escalate simple or routine computing and connectivity problems
2
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

Pathway Tags

Administration Officer, Receptionist, Telecommunication Technician, Information Technology Helpdesk, Personal Assistant, Office Manager, Payroll Officer, Network Administrator