L3COMP

NCEA Level 3 Computer Studies

Subject Description

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.

Course Description:

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.

 




Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91903 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.4 - Use complex techniques to develop a digital media outcome
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91906 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.7 - Use complex programming techniques to develop a computer program
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91907 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.8 - Use complex processes to develop a digital technologies outcome
6
6
6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91908 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 3.9 - Analyse an area of computer science
3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 3w
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 3
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

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