Syllabus for Students

Objectives

After undergoing the course, the students will be able to:
1. Develop digital literacy skills that will enable them to function as discerning students in an increasingly digital society
2. Access various tools and applications for learning and skill development
3. Operate a variety of hardware and software independently and troubleshoot common problems
4. Use the ICT facility with care, ensuring the safety of themselves, others and the equipment
5. Create a variety of digital products using appropriate tools and applications and saving, storing and managing digital resources
6. Practice safe, legal and ethical means of using ICT

Course Content

Year 01

Week 01 – 03: Programming 01 (working with TurtleArt)

Week 04 – 05: Graphics 01 (digital art tool - MyPaint)

Week 06 – 07: Internet and the ICT environment 01 (hardware and software, browsing)

Week 08 – 12: Data representation and processing 01 (spreadsheets) 

Week 13 – 14: Audio visual communication 01

Week 15 – 19: Programming 02 (working with TurtleArt) 

Week 20 – 22: Graphics 02 (digital art tools- Inkscape) 

Week 23 – 26: Data processing 02 (text and images, layout and output) 

Week 27 – 29: Audio visual communication 02 

Week 30: Exhibition of portfolios and evaluation

 

Year 02

Week 01 – 03: Programming 03 (working with Scratch)

Week 04 – 05: Software applications 01 (maps and globe)

Week 06 – 07: Internet and the ICT environment 02 (web resources, e-mail)

Week 08 – 09: Data representation and processing 03 (spreadsheets) 

Week 10 – 11: Audio visual communication 03

Week 12 – 15: Programming 04 (working with Scratch)

Week 16 – 17: Software applications 02 (Geogebra)

Week 18 – 22: Graphics and animation 03 (digital art tool- GIMP)

Week 23 – 26: Data processing 04 (text and images, layout and output)

Week 27 – 29: Audio visual communication 04

Week 30: Exhibition of portfolios and evaluation

 

Year 03

Week 01 – 02: Software applications 03

Week 03 – 04: Software applications 04

Week 05 –06: Software applications 05

Week 07 – 08: Software applications 06

Week 09 – 10: Software applications 07

Week 11 – 12: Internet and the ICT environment 03

Week 13 – 16: Project 01 (web resources)

Week 17 – 20: Project 02 (programming)

Week 21 – 24: Project 03 (audio visual communication / graphics and animation)

Week 25 – 28: Project 04 (web development / app development)

Week 29: Internet and the ICT environment 04

Week 30: Exhibition of portfolios and evaluation

 

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