Style: Accordion

Applied Information Technology  (ATAR)

This course provides students with practical application to develop their use of digital technologies. Students use a range of digital media and technologies skills and techniques to create and manipulate digital media and audio communications.

Unit 1 – Media information and communication technologies

Unit 2 – Digital technologies in business

In the above units, students will  examine trends in digital media and investigate implications in using these types of technologies. Students will design digital solutions for different users where the solutions need to consider the legal, ethical and social implications and the impact of various technologies.

Content areas include;

  • Design concepts
  • Hardware
  • Managing data
  • Networks
  • Impacts of technology
  • Application skills
  • Project management

Pathway:  Year 11 Units 1 and 2, lead to Year 12 Units 3 and 4 (ATAR).

Prerequisite: C Grade in either Year 10 in Digital Technology and Coding, or by interview.

ICT20115 Certificate II Information, Digital Media and Technology

This certificate will be delivered over two years in year 11 and 12.

Students completing the Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology, will gain the industry standard skills needed to work effectively in an ICT, Digital Media and technological environment and essential in all businesses and organisations.

Selected specific Focus and skills include;

  • Advanced use of Microsoft Office and Adobe applications in an IT and Business context - Word, Excel, Illustrator, Access and PowerPoint, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Website Design and Development
  • Photography
  • Computer Operating Systems hardware and Software installation and maintenance.
  • Designing Organisational IT procedures and Guides
  • Communication skills and techniques
  • Digital Literacy and Communications Skills

Prerequisites: None

Pathway: This qualification providing foundation general computing and employment skills that enable participation in an information technology environment in any industry. Completed Certificates carry considerable points towards TAFE entry aggregate.