Computing - Year 10

Students will use the latest software to:

• Gain keyboarding skills to enable competent and efficient use of computers
• Create and design documents for personal and business use
• Gain confidence in using computers to produce documents for other subjects within the school
• Understand file management, shortcuts and other important basic functions
• Create spreadsheets, graphics and simple databases
• Efficiently search the Internet and develop editing techniques
• Begin computer programming

Students will complete units of work in:

• Word processing and ergonomic consideration of computer use
• Spreadsheet creation including basic formulae
• Desktop publishing using templates
• Web page creation and web page enhancement
• Computer graphics
• Database
• Programming

Subjects this leads on to:

 Year 11 and 12 Computing at Levels 2, 3 and 4. These courses allow students to gain National Certificates in either Computing or Business Administration and Computing. Students must achieve a minimum of four units of work to progress into these courses.

BOT Meeting, Monday 12 November

Staffroom, 6.15pm...

Paid Union Meeting, Tuesday 13 November

Students will be released from school at 12.30pm...

Mana Tagata, Wednesday 14 November

Library 5.00 - 7.00pm...

Futures Breakfast, Thursday 15 November

Staffroom, 8.00 - 9.00am...