• People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe the basic principles, terminology and techniques used for word processing; and apply the basic principles, terminology and techniques used for word processing to produce documents.

  • People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate: file management; the importance of data protection and application of appropriate data protection techniques; and knowledge of the principles and practice of ethics in the storage and transfer of data.




  • People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe ergonomic principles for computer workstations; and operate a computer workstation according to ergonomic principles
  • People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan a simple spreadsheet to provide a solution to a problem; produce a simple spreadsheet in accordance with the plan; use the spreadsheet to provide a solution; and evaluate the spreadsheet.



  • People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan a word processed document that integrates spreadsheet and database data to provide a solution;




  • People credited with this unit standard are able to plan, produce, use, and evaluate a simple computer flatfile database.
  • People credited with this unit standard are able to plan a website to meet the specifications of a set brief; produce the website using a dedicated web-authoring tool; and test and evaluate the website.