Digital Media Level 1

Digital Media Level 1 (Full Year) (L1DIGIH)

Prior Learning: Recommended to have completed 10DIG, 10COS or 10ART
Future Pathways/Subjects: Level 2 Digital Media (full year)
Note:
This course is designed for students wanting to combine traditional visual arts conventions with digital media. They use visual elements and principles to communicate ideas and to solve problems. It covers skills in: graphic manipulation, a knowledge of web coding including html and css, 2D, and 3D animation techniques, design theory, a knowledge of file management, and content creation. Student’s laptop recommended.

TOTAL CREDITS AVAILABLE : 17 Credits
EXTERNAL CREDITS : 3 Credits
INTERNAL CREDITS : 14 Credits

Standard Number Level Credits Lit / Num Full Title Method of Assessment Assessment Opportunities Offered
91073 1 4 Digital Technologies 1.43 – Implement basic procedures to produce a specified digital media outcome Assignment
90915 1 6 Visual Arts 1.3 – Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice Assignment
90917 1 4 Visual Arts 1.5 – Produce a finished work that demonstrates skills appropriate to cultural conventions Assignment
91053 1 3 L1 Lit Generic Technology 1.10 – Demonstrate understanding of design elements Exam External

Vocational Pathways

rosette-fullThe NZ Qualifications authority has identified six categories of jobs.  The aim is improve the relevance of learning for students by indicating how their learning and achievement is valued by broad sectors of the workforce. Vocational Pathways enables employers to assess whether potential employees’ skills align with their industry requirements more easily. This will be a real advantage when they look for work and training opportunities in the sector.

Students now have access to their personalised Vocational Profile on the NZQA website and it is important that students use this as a tool to plan their subjects.

More on vocational pathways can be found at  Vocational Pathways

  • Relevant Vocational Pathways links:
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing and Technology
  • Primary Industries
  • Service Industries
  • Social and Community Services
  • Creative Industries

Digital Media Level 1 (Half Year) (L1DIGIH)

Prior Learning: Recommended to have completed 10COS or 10ART
Future Pathways/Subject: Level 2 Digital Media (half year)
Note:
This course is designed for students wanting to combine traditional visual arts conventions with digital media. They use visual elements and principles to communicate ideas and to solve problems. It covers skills in: graphic manipulation; a knowledge of web-coding including html and css; 2D animation techniques; design theory; a knowledge of file management, and content creation; and use of a student’s Windows laptop.

TOTAL CREDITS AVAILABLE : 10 Credits
EXTERNAL CREDITS : 0 Credits
INTERNAL CREDITS : 10 Credits

Standard Number

Level Credits Lit / Num Full Title Method of Assessment Assessment Opportunities Offered
91073 1 4 Digital Technologies 1.43 – Implement basic  procedures to produce a specified digital media  outcome Assignment
90915 1 6 Visual Arts 1.3 – Use drawing conventions to develop work in more than one field of practice Assignment