Computer Science L3

13COMPS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: K. Sweeney

Course Highlights:  Students will develop their own proposal for a complex computer program for use in a real-world industry context. They will then plan and develop this program using industry-standard development techniques.

 

Vocational Pathways: Manufacturing and Technology, Creative Industries, Construction and Infrastructure.

 

This course can lead to: a wide range of careers such as agriculture, engineering, software development, business administration, web design or other areas yet to be invented.  

 

For more information, please see Mr K Sweeny


Recommended Prior Learning

14 Credits in Level 2 Computer Science or Level 2 Mathematics


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91900 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.1 - Conduct a critical inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome
3
I
6
Y
A.S. 91906 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.7 - Use complex programming techniques to develop a computer program
3
I
6
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

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

Software Developer, Game Developer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Data Analyst