Digital Technology

SACE Credits: 10

Teacher: Claire Kellaway

In Digital Technology (formely Information Technology) you will be working as a team on a project to program a robot, created from Lego, to move by responding to logic commands and light stimuli.

 

You will present your results in a formal report using the system development life cycle. This subject has a heavy focus on problem-solving as well as the theoretical aspects of programming. You will also learn about relational databases.

 

There will be 1 folio task on the ethical responsibilities of programmers, a programming skills and application task and a relational database skills and application task as well as the team project.

Assessment:

  • Assessment Type 1: Folio (20%)
  • Assessment Type 2: Skills and Application Tasks (40%)
  • Assessment Type 3: Project (40%)

Pathways:

This subject is a foundation for Stage 2 Digital Technology.