Level 2 Health Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss B. Collins

Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum of 16 credits from Level 1 Physical Education, Level 1 Social Sciences subject, English or Science (including 1 external from the aforementioned subjects) OR HOS/HOLA approval. Strong literacy skills are essential.

Level 2 Health Education explores a range of influences (societal, interpersonal & personal)  in relation to different topics and issues.  Students also explore how these influences have an impact on well-being. Topics studied throughout the year include; Change & Resilience, Take Action to impact well-being & Influences on Gender & Sexuality.

Course Overview

Term 1
2.2 AS91236 - Evaluate factors that influence people' ability to manage change

Term 2
2.3 AS91237 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community

Term 3
2.5 AS91239 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
External Exam - 2.1 AS91235 - Analyse an adolescent health issue

Term 4
External Exam - 2.1 AS91235 - Analyse an adolescent health issue

Learning Areas:

Health & Physical Education

Detailed Course Outline

Level 3 Health Education

Career Pathways

Diversional Therapist, Acupuncturist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Registered Nurse, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Paramedic, Anaesthetic Technician, Pathologist, Animal Care Attendant, Army Soldier, Medical Physicist, Beauty Therapist, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Phlebotomist, Tattoo Artist, Dairy Processing Operator, Clinical Physiologist, Physician, Surgeon, Midwife, Dental Assistant, Retail Sales Assistant, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Insurance Claims Officer, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Coder, Dental Technician, Psychologist, Community Karitāne, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Oral Health Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Psychiatrist, Early Childhood Teacher, Human Resources Adviser, Health and Safety Inspector, Health and Safety Adviser, Health Promoter, Health Services Manager, Health Care Assistant, Naturopath, Massage Therapist, Medical Laboratory Technician, Radiation Therapist, Nanny/Child Carer, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Osteopath, Physiotherapist, Radiation Oncologist, Youth Worker, Secondary School Teacher, Social Worker, Teacher Aide, Speech-Language Therapist, Sterilising Technician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2B8 exercise book or folder with refill
Clear files

Pathway Tags

Health Promotion, Health and Physical Education Teacher

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