12FNT

NCEA Level 2 Food and Nutrition

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Quinn

You will analyse beliefs, attitudes and practices related to a nutritional issue for New Zealand families.  Evaluate sustainable food related practices and look for health promotion strategies.  This course will involve practical and theory lessons and investigate nutritional issues in New Zealand and how we can prevent chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes and heart disease.

Recommended Prior Learning

Level 1 Food & Nutrition or Level 1 Health would be useful.

Level 1 English Advanced highly desirable.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $150 to cover practical food costs
Stationery Requirements: Ringbinder, refill, dividers

Pathway

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91299 v2
NZQA Info
Home Economics 2.1 - Analyse issues related to the provision of food for people with specific food needs
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91302 v2
NZQA Info
Home Economics 2.4 - Evaluate sustainable food related practices
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91303 v2
NZQA Info
Home Economics 2.5 - Analyse practices to enhance well-being used in care provision in the community
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91304 v2
NZQA Info
Home Economics 2.6 - Evaluate health promoting strategies designed to address a nutritional need
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 19
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.