Years 1–2: Using digital systems safely

This scope and sequence unit introduces students to common digital systems and builds an understanding of the role hardware and software play in transmitting data. Students are guided to use applications as they use digital systems for a purpose. They also learn about how to practice being safe users of digital systems.

Additional details

Year band(s) 1-2
Content type Scope and sequence, Whole School
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Digital systems, Privacy and security
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Identify and explore digital systems and their components for a purpose


Access their school account with a recorded username and password


Discuss that some websites and apps store their personal data online


Discuss how existing digital systems satisfy identified needs for known users

Keywords scope and sequence, scope, sequence
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs Digital Literacy



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