Level 3 Health Education

03HEA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. Unka

Students who take this course:
- will analyse a range of health issues in our school community, New Zealand and worldwide.
- will investigate a range of health practices and how they are used to treat a health issue in NZ.
- will engage in ethical arguments and discussions in relation to health related issues and their effect on self, others and society.
- will analyse an International Health Issue and how it affects a specific population in the world and Health Promotion will also be studied which will be assessed externally.

There is an emphasis on analysing the affect these issues have on the well-being of individuals, others and society and how they relate to the underlying concepts of the New Zealand HPE curriculum.


Course Overview

Term 1
3.4 AS 91464 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being

Term 2
3.1 AS91461 - Analyse a NZ health issue

Term 3
3.3 AS91463 - Evaluate health practices currently used in NZ
External Exam 3.2 AS91462 - Analyse an international health issue

Term 4
External Exam prep - 3.2 AS91462 - Analyse an international health issue

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B8 or 2B8
Clear file
File and refill
Highlighters


Recommended Prior Learning

On-track to gain at-least 12 credits from 02HEA or Level 2 Social Sciences subject or English (including 1 external from the aforementioned subjects) OR HOS/HOLA approval.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91461 v2 Health 3.1 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91462 v2 Health 3.2 - Analyse an international health issue
3
E
5
Y
5r,5w *
A.S. 91463 v2 Health 3.3 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91464 v2 Health 3.4 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

"Learning in senior health education provides the foundation for pathways to the social and health sciences (education, psychology, sociology, philosophy, politics, law, economics, medicine, health, justice, and social services)". (TKI - Health Education)