# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Digital Technology Foundations (formerly Digital Input Technologies) (6160/18 weeks)

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Digital Technology Foundations (formerly Digital Input Technologies) (6160/18 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:6160
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:18 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:6–8
Prerequisites:None
This foundation course introduces the use of relevant and emerging technologies, tools, and applications to prepare students for current workplace practices and everyday life. Students will demonstrate information processing using a variety of hardware and software and Internet-based tools to produce and integrate data in various formats. This course is designed for students wishing to progress through more advanced business and information technology coursework.

Recommended prerequisite(s): Keyboarding course(s) or teacher-approved demonstration and documentation of touch keyboarding skills

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • Printing Technology
  • Business Management and Administration
    • Administrative Support
    • Business Information Management
    • General Management
    • Human Resources Management
  • Information Technology
    • Information Support and Services
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology

Available Credentials

Note: Certifications do not apply to middle school courses.

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.

Note: Completer sequences do not apply to middle school courses.