LEVEL 2 COMPUTER SCIENCE – L2COS

Learning Area: Technology
Qualification: NCEA Level 2

This course has a strong emphasis on computer science, programming, website development and databases. It is designed for people who have already studied Computer Science at Level 1.

Students wishing to pursue careers in software development, software engineering, game making, system analysis, networking, robotics, technician database development should consider this course.

Course Components:
  • Computer programming
  • Computer Science (binary, data representation, human computer interaction, encoding, compression, encryption)
  • Databases
  • Website design

External Credits:                                    3 (in class exam in term 3)
Internal Credits:                                     16
Literacy:                                                   N/A
Entry Recommendations:                  Have completed the Level 1 course or by consultation with Mrs Painter. Students should also have sound English and Mathematical skills.

NCEA LEVEL 1
NCEA LEVEL 2
NCEA LEVEL 3