01HEA

Level 1 Health Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Fatani

This course is designed to be an introduction to Senior Health Education through exploration of fundamental and underlying concepts. Students will explore and apply the Maori concept of Hauora to the wellbeing of self, relationships, and global communities. For this course there is a strong focus on using a cultural lens.

 Students who take this course will explore a range of topics.

  • Learn about sexuality; through a Maori or Pasifika lens, understanding and applying strategies to promote positive sexuality. 
  • How to take action in their personal lives to enhance their Hauora. 
  • How to develop and use interpersonal skills in a positive way for the benefit of relationships. 
  • Learn how to make health-enhancing decisions related to drugs and drug-related situations (External exam). 

In this course, there are 20 credits on offer.


Course Overview

Term 1
1.1 AS90971 Take action to enhance an aspect of personal well-being
1.4 AS90973 Demonstrate understanding of interpersonal skills used to enhance relationships

Term 2
1.4 AS90973 Demonstrate understanding of interpersonal skills used to enhance relationships
1.3 AS91097 Demonstrate understanding of ways in which well-being can change and strategies to support well-being

Term 3
1.5 AS90974 Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality
External Exam Prep AS90975 - Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health-enhancing decisions in drug-related situations.

Term 4
External Preparation AS90975 - Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health-enhancing decisions in drug-related situations.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Exercise Book

Pathway

Career Pathways

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90971 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.1 - Take action to enhance an aspect of personal well-being
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90973 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of interpersonal skills used to enhance relationships
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90974 v4
NZQA Info
Health 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90975 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health-enhancing decisions in drug-related situations
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91097 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of ways in which well-being can change and strategies to support well-being
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0