12 Health Science 1

12HE1
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

13 Health Science 1

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

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91239 v2 Health 2.5 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91238 v2 Health 2.4 - Analyse an interpersonal issue(s) that places personal safety at risk
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91237 v2 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
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91236 v2 Health 2.2 - Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
2
I
5
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.