This course requires 2 options.
DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES MEDIA 21F - Full Year
Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Winter
This course further develops design and development skills and is about problem solving and creating rather than just being users of digital technologies. It develops the student's knowledge of multimedia so as they can communicate information effectively. Students will design and create a digital media outcome that meets the purpose and end user requirements. Students are able to take both DTM21 and DTP21 should they wish to work on a bigger project combining both areas.
This course will develop:
• skills in designing and developing a digital outcome • advanced digital media skills • an understanding of what is good design • project planning • computational thinking • evaluating • an understanding of HCI (Human Computer Interaction)
Types of projects could be:
Careers: Database Development & Administration, Design/Product Development Engineer, Game Developer, Graphic Designer, ICT Multimedia Designer Developers, Product Evaluator, Software Developer/Engineer, Software Tester, UX/UI Designers, Web Developer.
Recommended Prior Learning
Successful completion DTM11F and/or DTP11F courses or previous computing experience, or an interest in design. Students who have not successfully completed one of the Level 1 courses must consult with Ms Winter.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Students may have the option to purchase a student licence of the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite through the school. A removable USB drive may be required depending on project and if working between home and school.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.