11HE1

11 Health Science 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Bovaird

Students will:

• Be introduced to concepts in understanding health education. This includes studying topics of personal well-being, interpersonal skills and relationships, strategies for managing change, positive sexuality and making health enhancing decisions in drug-related situations
• Develop positive attitudes and values towards their own and others’ well-being.
• Develop critical thinking skills and develop resilience and a sense of personal and social responsibility


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11HE1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $20

Prerequisites

At least 50 Academic Graduation Points in the Y10 English (10EN1) course, including an 'Achieved' grade or higher in the Year 10 (EN1) English end of year exam AND 50 Graduation points in Year 10 Health (10HE1) 

OR HoD approval

Credit Information

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

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91097 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of ways in which well-being can change and strategies to support well-being
4
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90975 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health-enhancing decisions in drug-related situations
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90974 v4
NZQA Info
Health 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6
Term: 3, Week: 3

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90973 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of interpersonal skills used to enhance relationships
5
5
5
5

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90971 v3
NZQA Info
Health 1.1 - Take action to enhance an aspect of personal well-being
3
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 8

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0