Level 3 Health Education
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Elliott
In 03 Health we look at a range of topics such as:
Debate ethical issues such as
- Legalising marijuana
- Trans athletes in sport
Compare different treatment types for health conditions
- Herbal medicine
Investigate causes of and strategies for
- Child poverty
- Drug addictions
- Teen pregnancy
- Sexual health
3.4 AS 91464 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being.
3.1 AS91461 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue.
3.3 AS91463 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand.
External Exam 3.2 AS91462 - Analyse an international health issue.
External Exam prep - 3.2 AS91462 - Analyse an international health issue.
Recommended Prior Learning
On-track to gain at-least 14 credits from 02HEA or Level 2 Social Sciences subject or English (including 1 external from the aforementioned subjects) OR HOS/HOLA approval. Strong literacy skills are essential.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1B8 or 2B8
File and refill
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19
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.