Stage 1 Information Processing & Publishing A
Subject Name: Information Processing & Publishing A
Level: Stage 1
Learning Area: Business, Enterprise and Technology
The topics studied have a practical basis and emphasise the development of skills and understanding in designing, making and critiquing publications and presentations and consist of:
• Digital Presentations
• Digital Publishing
• Personal Publishing
• Business Publishing
Digital Presentations involve the development of digital presentations to enhance information presented to an audience in personal, community or business contexts. Students consider issues related to the production and use of digital presentations.
Digital Publishing involves the development of products to be published in a digital format. Students who undertake this topic develop skills in the creation, manipulation, storage and use of digital media to solve publishing problems in personal, community or business contexts. Students consider issues related to the production and use of digital publications.
Personal Publishing involves the use of software appropriate to paper based publications. It also provides a sound basis for the investigation and use of new personal publishing tools in the future. The type of publishing software used depends on the learning context and the needs of the students. They consider issues related to information processing and publishing for personal use. Students follow the design process to produce products for personal use or paper based publications such as essays, letters, reports, flyers, menus and invitations.
Students use a variety of industry accepted software applications such as Adobe Design Suite. All students use the Internet as a research tool and have the opportunity to use hardware such as digital cameras, scanners and photocopiers.
• Skills and Application tasks – Practicals 40%
• Folio – Research Task, Issue Task,
Investigation, Devising and Evaluating Task 20%
• Product – Group and Individual 40%
Length: One Semester.
SACE Attainment: 10 Credits.
Delivery Mode: Onsite, face to face.
Costing: USB Flash Drive is recommended for backup purposes.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate No
- Assessments Self