Computing Essentials

SACE Stage 1

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Computing Essentials

Integrated Learning

SACE Stage 1

10 credits


This course develops introductory ICT skills which can be applied to other subject areas. In this subject, students gain basic skills in a range of software including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation package and mind mapping tools. As a part of the course, students learn to develop important skills working individually and in groups, documenting their progress in a journal and reflecting on their growth in this course.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Course Content
  • Establishing research goals
  • Typing and word processing
  • Creating letterheads
  • Collecting and analysing data
  • Developing presentation skills and formats
  • Writing reflections

Assessment

Practical Exploration 40%
Connections 40%
Personal Venture 20%

Further Info

This course is offered in Semester 1.