12HETH
This course requires 1 option.

Year 12 Health

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ben Hancock

Health education develops students understanding of factors that influence the health and wellbeing of individuals, others and society. Students will investigate the importance of nutrition and the impacts it has on our lives, they will take action to implement a program to improve the wellbeing of others in the school, and they will look at some of the Health issues facing society today. Students will develop competencies in mental health, reproductive health & positive sexuality, as well as healthy living skills.

This subject will be offered and give the opportunity to gain 2 UE approved subjects if students take the level 2 & level 3 options.

Pathway

Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91235 v2 Health 2.1 - Analyse an adolescent health issue
5
5
5
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91468 v2 Home Economics 3.3 - Analyse a food related ethical dilemma for New Zealand society
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91237 v2 Health 2.3 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91301 v2 Home Economics 2.3 - Analyse beliefs, attitudes and practices related to a nutritional issue for families in New Zealand
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91466 v2 Home Economics 3.1 - Investigate a nutritional issue affecting the well-being of New Zealand society
3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits

Approved subjects for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsment: 10

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

5
25
25
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries