L2 HEA - Health Education


COURSE TITLE:

Health NCEA Level 2

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

In Health Education students consider their well being, attitudes, and values, and also work towards promoting the health of their community. Students have the opportunity to participate in a range of tasks, including considering ways to keep themselves safe in a variety of situations and learning effective ways to communicate to help develop healthy relationships. In Health Education students explore: the well-being of the school community, interpersonal issues, managing change, understanding sexuality/gender and the analysis of an adolescent health issue  .

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

You will investigate a number of different issues related to self, others, and society. Your major areas of study will include: 
  • Managing change
  • Enhancing the well being of the school community
  • Analysis of  interpersonal issues
  • Analysis of issues related to gender and sexuality
  • Analysis of adolescent Health issues.

WHAT SHOULD I HAVE DONE ALREADY?

12 Credits at NCEA Level One Health. Or Head of Learning Area approval.

ASSESSMENT OUTLINE:

One external standard to be omitted 

Standard
Number
Title Credit Value Internal / External UE Literacy R/W
91235 Analyse an adolescent Health issue 5 External X
91236 Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change 5 Internal X
91237 Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community. 5 Internal X
91238 Analyse an interpersonal issue that places personal safety at risk 4 External X
91239 Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues.5 Internal X


TOTAL CREDITS AVAILABLE

19


ASSESSMENT REGULATIONS:

In the event you do not pass the standard at assessment time you may be provided with an opportunity to reassess your work at the teacher’s discretion.

Late work:

Work submitted late for any internally assessed standards will not be marked. If there is a genuine reason or explanation why you are unable to submit the work then you are able to apply for an extension. This should occur prior to the due date and not after. Approach your subject teacher and make your case. Read the NCEA student handbook for more information.

WHERE DOES THIS COURSE LEAD?

Purposed NCEA Health Level 3 Course in 2022. 

INDICATIVE COSTS:

For All indicative course costs please see the Course Costs Page.