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Information processing and publishing

Level: 12 Stage 2
School code: 12IPR
Year level requirements: Non compulsory
SACE code: 2IPR20
SACE credits: 20

Subject descriptor:

Information Processing and Publishing will be taken as a 20-credit subject. Students will study two of the following focus areas.

Desktop Publishing

involves the use of a computer and page layout and other software to assemble text and graphics electronically for publishing on paper such as posters, magazines and booklets.

Electronic Publishing

involves the use of computer hardware and software to integrate a variety of elements for publishing products electronically such as websites.

Personal Documents

involves the use of computer hardware and software to present and display personal documents for the purpose of communication. Examples include essays, letters, reports, flyers, menus and invitations.

Business Documents

involves the use of computer hardward and software to present and display material for the purpose of communication. Examples include letters, business reports, agendas, minutes of meetings, invitations, menus and itineraries.

Special requirements:

School Assessment:

(70%)
Component 1: Practical Skills 40%
Component 2: Issue Analysis % Assessment Component 2: Issue Analysis 3
External Assessment: (30%)
Component 3: Design Skills 30%

This subject does not have an examination.