LEVEL 3 COMPUTER SCIENCE – L3COS

Learning Area: Technology
Qualification: NCEA Level 3

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 to level 2 NCEA.

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

Course Components:
  • Computer programming
  • Computer science (software engineering, complexity and tractability)
  • Databases
  • Website design

External Credits:                                    3
Internal Credits:                                     14
Literacy:                                                   N/A
Entry Recommendations:                    Have completed the Level 2 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