Computer Applications L1
Teacher in Charge: D. Gemmell
Students will learn the basics of file management and all of the common office applications. Word Processing, Spreadsheets and desktop publishing will be covered in detail. Web Design will be approached graphically using Photoshop. Student learning will be supported by online learning tool of Code Avengers. Students will be able to implement basic procedures to produce a web outcome using HTML and CSS.
This course can lead to: Students will be able to use computers effectively and understand how programs perform a function. Students will be able to apply basic planning skills and problem solve common user problems with computer applications. This is an essential subject for all students looking to work in any non-labour industry as computer technology is prolific and embedded in modern communications.
For more information, please see Ms Gemmell
Recommended Prior Learning
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Auditor, Accounts Officer, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Industrial Designer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Manager, Systems Administrator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Energy and Chemical Plant Operator, Game Developer, Glass Processor, Photographer, Test Analyst, Network Administrator, Geospatial Specialist, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester,