Computer Game Development
Columba College, Year 11, Level 1, Curriculum Level 6
This Year 11 Digital Technology course extends the knowledge and skills students learnt in Year 10 Digital Technology. It strengthens students' core knowledge related to the management of digital information, including ethical issues relating to use of digital information and the key features of operating systems and application software. They will develop skills and knowledge of tools and techniques in the areas of digital information, digital media and computer programming. Students will apply their knowledge and skill when developing their own computer game and related promotional materials using technological practice.
Integrated Data, Interactive Quiz Design, and Interactive Photobook
Sacred Heart Girls' College, Year 11, Level 1, Curriculum Level 6
This course requires students to undertake technological practice to create ‘fit for purpose’ digital outcomes. As part of this practice students develop, test and evaluate functional models in order to generate and test their own design ideas and outcomes which can be evaluated against the requirements of a brief. Students’ also develop skills to design, create and query relational databases, write semantically correct HTML coding and CSS stylesheets, and use a range of tools and enhancements within the Adobe CS5 and Microsoft 2010 suites of software.
Compact Audio Design
Havelock North High School, Year 11, Level 1, Curriculum Level 6
This course provides students with an opportunity to learn about amplification in audio devices and to develop skills in designing and manufacturing a prototype sound system. It requires students to: assemble a kitset amplifier circuit and contain it in a case which has prescribed specifications; and to design a prototype sound projection system that incorporates the amplifier and speaker(s) for use in a specific location.