1ICT

Level 1 Information and Communication Technology

Course Description

This course teaches students the skills involved in using Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint, as well as Google programs and Adobe software such as Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash etc. It is a mix of unit and achievement standards. It is designed to help students who want to use computers in a business context or along a more creative pathway, such as Web Design, Game Design, Coding, 3D printing, robotics, laser cutting and Desktop Publishing.


Recommended Prior Learning

The course is open entry, though preference will be given to students who have taken Digital Technology in Year 10.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 101 v7
NZQA Info
Develop and use keyboarding skills to enter text
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 102 v7
NZQA Info
Consolidate keyboarding skills and produce accurate text based documents
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18743 v5
NZQA Info
Produce a spreadsheet from instructions using supplied data
2
2
2
2
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91046 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91072 v5
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 1.42 - Demonstrate understanding of basic concepts of digital media
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91076 v6
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 1.46 - Construct a basic computer program for a specified task
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.