L3 Digital Media

L3DIME
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Atvars

This course looks at Advanced Computer Graphics. Students need to be self‐motivated, as the work is based on portfolio work. InDesign, Photoshop, Flash, 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 in either 3D or Print Design. 

L3DIME students will have the opportunity to gain up to 16 credits at L3.


Required Prior Learning

Entry is subject to gaining 12 credits in L2DIME and/or approval by the HOD.


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. 91610 v3 Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91611 v3 Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense
3
I
6
Y
*
A.S. 91903 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.4 - Use complex techniques to develop a digital media outcome
3
I
4
A.S. 91907 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.8 - Use complex processes to develop a digital technologies outcome
3
I
6
A.S. 91909 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.10 - Present a reflective analysis of developing a digital outcome
3
E
3
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 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