Whangaparaoa College Whangaparaoa College

Year 9 Digital Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: 27960511

Recommended Prior Learning


A two term course covering a range of Web Development technologies including: HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript and Databases. A major project will be completed for the duration which will cover the five web development tools. The outcome that will be developed will consist of a multipage website which includes an interactive online multi-choice quiz and a JavaScript game. Extension work will be made available for learners who have completed the main projects.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Information

Create a multi-page website
Create an online multi-choice quiz

Career Pathways

Software Developer, Information Technology Architect, Game Developer, User Experience Designer, Data Analyst

Course Costs and Equipment

Cost $0.
WGP College utilises an online code editing environment and database management system where all learner work can be completed via a web browser.
We strongly recommend that learners have a Windows laptop or Macbook which can run Chrome. Tablet-based devices are not suitable for this course.


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.