Year 12 – Information Processing and Publishing

Level: Stage 2
Prerequisites: Nil
Assumed knowledge: Stage 1 Information Processing and Publishing

Course Summary:

Students apply practical skills and design principles to provide creative solutions to text-based communication tasks. They create both hard copy and electronic text-based publications, and evaluate the development process.

Students use technology to design and implement information processing solutions, and identify, choose, and use the appropriate computer hardware and software to process, manage and communicate information in a range of contexts.

Course content:

  • Desktop Publishing
  • Web Design with CSS (Electronic Publishing)


  • 5 Practical Skills Tasks - 40%
  • 2 Issues Analysis Reports - 30%
  • External Project - 30%