Digital Technology

SACE Stage 2

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Digital Technology

Digital Technologies

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


In this course, students study and create projects focusing on computational thinking, design, programming and data analytics.

Students will also undertake research in ethical considerations while developing and using any digital product. This subject will develop students' capabilities and skills for programming (advanced coding), collaboration and innovation. This subject leads to future pathways in Information or Digital Technology. 

Course Content
Assessment
Overview
Students will learn advanced programming using the language "Swift". They will create apps/games for mobile devices. They will analyse how to develop, deploy and test an app for IOS devices (such as an iPad and/or iPhone). They will also learn the process for designing and generating icons for apps.

Using project-based learning, students will:

  • Develop an understanding of the quality and process needed for uploading apps to "App Store"
  • Investigate the process of marketing apps to an audience

Pathways

School Assessment
Project Skills 50%
Collaborative Project 20%


External Assessment
Individual Digital Solution 30%