13 Health Science 1

13HE1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Bovaird

Students will:

• 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


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13HE1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $10


Prerequisites

At least 15 credits in Level 2 Health (12HE1) ‘Achieved’ or better in AS91235
OR HoD approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91464 v2 Health 3.4 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91463 v2 Health 3.3 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91462 v2 Health 3.2 - Analyse an international health issue
3
E
5
Y
5r,5w *
A.S. 91461 v2 Health 3.1 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9
3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits
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.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.