Year 12 Creative Digital Technology

12CDT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Kyd

Content:
This course gives students an insight into the world of digital technology, using industry standard software. Students are given the opportunity to select and develop one or two projects, based on personal interests and skill levels. Students will arrive at outcomes guided by a brief while following a design process or iterative methodology, as appropriate. Topics also introduced will be user experience design, big data, AI, and societal implications of technology.  

Skills:
Students will gain expertise in their choice of the following: digital art and animation (Adobe software), website development (html,css,js), game development (Unity/Godot/HTML/JS), robotics and programming. 

Students will learn about and apply project management techniques to manage their time and projects, working either individually or collaboratively.



Pathway

Year 13 Creative Digital Technology

Contributions and Equipment

1 A4 or A3 Visual Diary


Recommended Prior Learning

Students will need to have some experience with any ONE of the following: animating, digital art, Adobe apps, 3D modelling, game programming, coding.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91890 v1 Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko 2.1 - Conduct an inquiry to propose a digital technologies outcome
2
I
6
Y
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: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Pathway Tags

Web developer, Software developer, Animator, Graphic design, Game Developer, Gaming artist, Virtual reality developer, Social media manager, Digital marketing, E-commerce, IT support, IT Project manager, Database administrator, Computer programmer, Engineer (various), User experience designer