L1 Health Education

HED11
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Lockwood

This course will provide students with an introduction to Health studies. Students will have a variety of opportunities to reflect on their own well‐being and look at how personal, interpersonal and societal influences can affect their own and others hauora (well-being).

Students will gain knowledge, skills and experience to:

  • Understand what affects their hauora (well-being)
  • Develop interpersonal skills when working within a group
  • Set goals to enhance well‐being and implement a plan for achieving these goals
  • Develop assertiveness skills and apply these in a variety of contexts
  • Explain strategies that can promote positive sexuality for people in society  

Pathway

L2 Health Education

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90971 v3 Health 1.1 - Take action to enhance an aspect of personal well-being
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90973 v3 Health 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of interpersonal skills used to enhance relationships
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90974 v4 Health 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90975 v3 Health 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health-enhancing decisions in drug-related situations
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91097 v3 Health 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of ways in which well-being can change and strategies to support well-being
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.