L3 Computer Science (UE)

L3CSD
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Habberton

Students will create various coding outcomes to a number of challenging programming scenarios in either HTML 5, Python or Javascript language. They will manipulate different data types, structures and iterative sequences for their own unique solution. Students will be given the opportunity to plan, design and prototype a robotics solution for an identified problem. On CAD software, they will also design and manufacture a Printed circuit board to populate, and construct a working model.


Recommended Prior Learning

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Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91619 v3 Generic Technology 3.14 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of a technical area to a specific field
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91636 v4 Digital Technologies 3.44 - Demonstrate understanding of areas of computer science
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91637 v4 Digital Technologies 3.46 - Develop a complex computer program for a specified task
3
I
6
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91639 v4 Digital Technologies 3.48 - Implement complex interfacing procedures in a specified electronic environment
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91640 v4 Digital Technologies 3.49 - Implement complex techniques in constructing a specified complex electronic and embedded system
3
I
4
Y
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Disclaimer


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year