INFORMATION PROCESSES AND TECHNOLOGY 15210
Course: Information Processes and Technology Category: A
2 units for each of Preliminary and HSC
Board Developed Course Exclusions: Nil
Information Processes and Technology is the study of computer based information systems. It focuses on information processes performed by these systems and the information technology that allows them to take place. Social, ethical and non-computer procedures resulting from the processes are considered. Different types of information systems are studied. Through project work, students will create their own information system to meet an identified need.
Main Topics Covered:
Particular Course Requirements:
There is no prerequisite study for the 2 Unit Preliminary course. Completion of the 2 Unit Preliminary course is a prerequisite to the study of the 2 Unit HSC course.
SKILLS / APTITUDE Important Not so important
Essay Writing *
Oral Reporting *
Practical Work *
Working in a group or team *
Public Performance *
Meeting Deadlines *
Assessment: HSC Course only