Year 10 – Digital Technologies

Level: Year 10
Prerequisites: nil
Assumed knowledge: Year 9 computing

Course Summary:

Students develop computational thinking and design skills using a website programming language. Students learn the process of conceptualising and developing, testing and validating a website project of their choice, which may be a specialised calculator, or a game of their choice. Students learn various techniques of data analysis, such as acquiring, organising, processing, presenting and referencing in order to produce meaningful information.

Course content:

  • Basic Website Design & Layout (Hyper-Text Mark-up Language)
  • Website Programming (JavaScript)
  • Data Analysis (Spreadsheet)

Assessments:

  • Two Practical Skill Tasks (40%)
  • One Assignment (20%)
  • Homework Tasks (10%)
  • Project (30%)