12HE1

12 Health Science 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Bovaird

Students will:

• Study adolescent health issues such as stress and relationships, wellbeing and taking action in the community/school, managing change and resilience, gender and sexuality and health promotion.
• Develop an understanding of determinants of health and social justice. Students will develop their critical thinking skills and challenge assumptions.
• Need to have sound written English skills.

This course leads to a UE approved course - 13HE1


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12HE1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $10

Prerequisites

At least 15 credits in Level 1 Health (11HE1), ‘Achieved’ or better in AS90975 external 

OR HoD approval if new to the subject.

Credit Information

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. 91239 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.5 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91238 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.4 - Analyse an interpersonal issue(s) that places personal safety at risk
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91237 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.3 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91236 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.2 - Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change
5
5
5

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
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
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0