NCEA Level 3 Computer Studies
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Malaitai
Students will learn about computer programming, networks, databases, and general computer science theory such as complexity and tractability, and artificial intelligence. Also how to apply acquired knowledge and skills to solve problems and develop solutions. Suitable for Year 13 students who are interested in tertiary study and in demand Digital Technologies careers in these fields, particularly Computer Science and Engineering.
(UE approved - domain Digital Technologies)
Qualification: NCEA Level 3 Computing; Contributes to the National Certificate in Computing Level 3.
This subject introduces student to the topic of computing and teaches them the skills to participate in an Information Technology society. It also teaches them valuable and essential skills that can be transferred to many other fields of learning.
This course leads to: University Entrance
Vocational Pathways: Creative Industries, Manufacturing and Technology
Special Costs: Standard NZQA fees apply only.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.