ICT / Digital Technology

In Year 7, learning in Digital Technologies focuses on further developing understanding and skills in computational thinking, such as decomposing problems and engaging students with a wider range of information systems as they broaden their experiences and involvement in national, regional and global activities.

KNOWLEDGE & UNDERSTANDING

Digital systems
• Different types of networks, including wired, wireless and mobile networks
• Hardware components of a network 

Representation of data
• Digital systems represent text, image and audio data

PROCCESES AND PRODUCTION SKILLS 

Collecting, managing and analysing data
• Explore how to acquire data from a range of digital sources
• Create information using relevant software, and create data to model objects and/or events

Digital implementation
• Design the user experience of a digital system
• Create digital solutions that include a user interface where choices can be made
• Create and communicate information collaboratively online, taking into account social contexts