NCEA Level 2 Computer Studies

L2COMP
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Malaitai

Students will learn about computer programming, networks, databases, and general computer science theory such as binary, encoding and human computer interaction. Also how to apply acquired knowledge and skills to solve problems. Students have the opportunity to begin developing skills in the Digital Technologies fields that are in high demand in the job market, particularly in Computer Science and Engineering.

Qualification:

                NCEA Level 2 Computing

 

Entry Requirement:

NCEA Level 1

 

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:

NCEA Level 3

 

Vocational Pathways:

Creative Industries, Manufacturing and Technology

 

Special Costs:

Standard NZQA fees apply only.

 


 



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91893 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.4 - Use advanced techniques to develop a digital media outcome
2
I
4
A.S. 91896 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.7 - Use advanced programming techniques to develop a computer program
2
I
6
A.S. 91897 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.8 - Use advanced processes to develop a digital technologies outcome
2
I
6
A.S. 91898 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.9 - Demonstrate understanding of a computer science concept
2
E
3
Y
Total Credits

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