We believe that it is important for all students to develop competent Information and Communication Technology (ICT) skills. Toowoomba Christian College's Computers course aims to be responsive to industry needs and current software development.
In 2010, Toowoomba Christian College became a Cisco Networking Academy. We are proud to work in conjunction with Cisco to enable interested Year 11 and 12 students to gain training and certification in computer software, hardware and networking.
In 2009, TCC became a Microsoft IT Academy, offering interested Years 10, 11 and 12 students the opportunity to gain Microsoft certification in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access while still at school. Students also have the option to become a Microsoft Technology Associate. All high school computers currently have Microsoft Office 2010 installed on them.
Year 11 and 12 students also have the option of completing certification in three Adobe programs: Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop, Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver, and Rich Media Communication Using Adobe Flash. All high school computers currently have Adobe CS5 installed on them.
Year 11 and 12 students also have the option of completing and Internet and Core Computing Certification (IC3) .
Year 11 and 12 students also have the option of completing their Certificate III in Information Technology through the Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE. For more details of TAFE courses on offer, please click here.
In Years 9 and 10, two computer electives are offered. Computers Microsoft Office enables students to develop their skills using the Microsoft Office program package - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Access. Computers Multimedia enables students to develop their skills in the areas of webpage design, game making, animation and photo manipulation.
In Year 8, Computers is a compulsory trimester subject.
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