NCEA Level 2 Health Studies

12HEA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs K. GILL

Focus: Health promotion of individuals and groups.

  • Health promotion within our community - you will work in a group, or by yourself to enhance well-being of a group within our community
  • Gender and Sexuality  -  investigate what influences the way we are and behave and how we may work to ensure that well-being is enhanced 
  • Mental Well-being and Resilience  -  recognising factors that can support change in our lives and how people might best develop strategies to cope with changes
  • Personal Safety - recognising situations that might be unsafe at a personal and interpersonal level and develop strategies that we can use to support and help ourselves and others


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Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Health Studies

Health Studies may lead to supporting you in the following careers:
- Health Sciences - doctor, dentist, dental hygienist, health technicians, health promotion roles
- Careers in Social Work, the Police, Teaching
- Nutrition
- Personal Trainer, Massage Therapy, Beauty Therapist...

The opportunities are endless...

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $10 to cover resources
Additional costs may be incurred
Stationery Requirements: 1 x 2B8


Recommended Prior Learning
Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91236 v2 Health 2.2 - Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91237 v2 Health 2.3 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91238 v2 Health 2.4 - Analyse an interpersonal issue(s) that places personal safety at risk
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91239 v2 Health 2.5 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
2
I
5
Y
Total Credits

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

Disclaimer

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