13HETH
This course requires 1 option.

Year 13 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.

Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91471 v2 Home Economics 3.6 - Analyse the influences of food advertising on well-being
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91464 v2 Health 3.4 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being
4
4
4
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91463 v2 Health 3.3 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91469 v2 Home Economics 3.4 - Investigate the influence of multinational food corporations on eating patterns in New Zealand
5
5
5
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91461 v1 Health 3.1 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue
5
5
5
3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits

Approved subjects for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsment: 23

* 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.

14
23
23
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries