St Mary’s College (Wellington) St Mary’s College (Wellington)

Year 10 Digital Technologies

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs G. Herder.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

The Year 10 Digital Technologies course covers three dynamic areas of learning:

  • Computer Programming with Scratch: Learn the fundamentals of programming through Scratch. Solve engaging puzzles, tackle small problems, and use your new skills to build and test your very own computer program.
  • Web Design with HTML and CSS: Unleash your creativity by learning HTML and CSS to design stunning websites. These essential skills are your gateway to the vibrant world of web development.
  • App Development: Step into the future with a solid understanding of app development. Learn the basics and build your own mobile app, gaining a solid foundation of the mobile tech world.

Learning Areas:



Level 1 Digital Technologies

web developer, computer games developer, software developer, systems analyst, computer games tester, IT trainer, database administrator, computer service and repair technician, electronics engineer, programmer, digital marketing, Ecommerce, graphic design, social media marketing, computer scientist, machine learning engineer, secretary. Most jobs utilise Digital Technologies.

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Cook, Mining Engineer, Accountant, Auditor, Accounts Officer, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Office Administrator, Finance Manager, Receptionist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Survey Technician, Aeroplane Pilot, Agricultural/Horticultural Consultant, Air Force Aviator, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Product Assembler, Business Analyst, Software Developer, Patternmaker, Chemist, Building Surveyor, Architect, Architectural Technician, Archivist, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Film and Video Editor, Medical Physicist, Sound Technician, Electronics Engineer, Automotive Electrician, Tailor/Dressmaker, Biomedical Engineer, Emergency Management Officer, Meteorologist, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Industrial Designer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Manager, Corrections Officer, Systems Administrator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Personal Assistant, Early Childhood Teacher, Economist, Engineering Machinist, Game Developer, Landscape Architect, Glass Processor, Locksmith, Recreation Co-ordinator, Recycler/Dismantler, Geospatial Specialist, Penetration Tester, Data Analyst, Garment Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.