# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Digital Technology Foundations (formerly Digital Input Technologies) (6161/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Digital Technology Foundations (formerly Digital Input Technologies) (6161/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:6161
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:6–8

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.