13 Health Science 1
Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Bovaird
• Analyse and evaluate health issues, contemporary ethical issues, health practices and health promotion within New Zealand and internationally
• Study topics including methamphetamine use, western and CAM health practices, international health issues such as poverty and HIV, ethical issues such as legalising cannabis, euthanasia, and current health promotion in our community
At least 15 credits in Level 2 Health (12HE1) ‘Achieved’ or better in AS91235
OR HoD approval.
If you did not take 12HE1 please see Miss Bovaird in the Student Centre or Ms Lythe in the PE office.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13HE1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $10
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 2020-06-18, Week: 2020-06-18
Term: 3, Week: 2
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Health Promoter, Social Worker, Psychologist, Counsellor, Secondary School Teacher, Primary School Teacher, Early Childhood Teacher, Surgeon, Physician, Registered Nurse, Barrister, Midwife, Clinical Physiologist, Solicitor, Chiropractor, Legal Executive, Physiotherapist, Dentist, Dental Assistant, Police Officer, Paramedic, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Naturopath, Podiatrist, Acupuncturist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, General Practitioner, Psychiatrist, Biomedical Engineer, Elected Government Representative, Air Force Officer, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Environmental Scientist, Dietitian, Dental Technician, Radiation Therapist, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Army Soldier, Environmental/Public Health Officer, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Private Teacher/Tutor, Interpreter, Health Care Assistant, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Community Karitane, Veterinary Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Youth Worker, Statistician, Audiologist/Audiometrist, Veterinarian, Nanny/Child Carer, Osteopath, Translator, Speech-Language Therapist, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Teacher Aide, Pathologist, Economist, Oral Health Therapist, Radiation Oncologist, Massage Therapist, Tertiary Lecturer, Health and Safety Adviser, Human Resources Adviser, Health Services Manager, Firefighter, Immigration Officer, Trainer, Biosecurity Officer, Psychotherapist, Support Worker, Ophthalmologist, Insurance Adviser, Epidemiologist, Facilities Manager, Emergency Management Officer, Corrections Officer, Forensic Scientist, Funeral Director/Embalmer, Health and Safety Inspector, Probation Officer, Intelligence Officer,