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. Please see Miss Goff in the Student Centre or Ms Lythe in the PE Office. 

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91235 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.1 - Analyse an adolescent health issue

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: External
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
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1

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
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2020-06-18, Week: 2020-06-18

A.S. 91239 v2
NZQA Info
Health 2.5 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2020-06-18, Week: 2020-06-18

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 20
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0