Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies Years 11 and 12

Prerequisite: None

Year 10  Year 11  Year 12 
Applied Information Technology  Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies ATAR Applied Information Technology
ATAR Applied Information Technology ATAR Applied Information Technology

The shaded area indicates a University Pathway.

Course Description
The focus of this nationally recognised qualification is to provide students with an entry-level course that offers the foundation skills and knowledge to use information and communications technology (ICT) in any industry. This vocational subject will provide students with a highly practical option to their studies.

Students will be required to undertake 14 competencies that will include them using a range of 21st century tools and technologies. Students will have exposure to social media, digital media & web development applications, along with gaining access and use to a variety of sophisticated hardware technologies (like digital and video cameras) to create highly professional, industry standard products. Some of the competencies these learners will study are as follows:

Core units

 BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices
 BSBTEC202 Use digital technologies to communicate in a work environment
 BSBWHS211  Contribute to the health and safety of self and others
 ICTICT213 Use computer operating systems and hardware
 ICTICT214 Operate application software packages
 ICTICT215 Operate digital media technology packages

Elective units

 ICTICT206 Install software applications
 ICTICT207 Integrate commercial computing packages
 ICTICT216 Design and create basic organisational documents
 ICTSAS203 Connect hardware peripherals
 CUADIG201 Maintain interactive content
ICPDMT3210 Capture digital images

Careers/Further Study
This is a dynamic course that endeavors to develop skills such as teamwork, communication and problem solving within students. It suitably prepares participants for further studies at a tertiary level, in particular at a vocational training provider.