Health Education Level 2
Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Slee
Health Level 2
Would you like to ‘take action’ in our community to help promote a healthy lifestyle? Investigate a resilient person and identify what makes them great? Learn about sexuality and gender to stop discrimination?
Health Education is the place to do this, leaning about how and why different actions can enhance and promote healthy lifestyles.
Students will be required to think critically and creatively to develop constructive solutions that support and enhance well-being as well as evaluating different actions taken in the community.
AS91237 Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community
AS91239 Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
AS91236 Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change
AS91235 Analyse an adolescent health issue
Focus on promoting and implementing a class-led health initiative within the local community
Examine issues relating to sexuality and gender that people all over the world face on a daily basis
Develop an understanding of how change, positive or negative, encourages resilience within people
Exam preparation focusing on an adolescent health issue
Recommended Prior Learning
Assessment InformationAll standards are theory-based with 3 internally assessed standards and 1 externally assessed standard as an NCEA exam
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Physical Education: Teaching, Fitness Industry, Sports Coaching, Sport and Recreation, Armed Forces, Police, Personal Trainer, Physiotherapist Health: Nursing, Medicine, Law, Politics, Social Sciences, Education, Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician, Physiotherapist, Podiatrist, Psychiatrist, Radiation Oncologist, Registered Nurse, Speech-Language Therapist, Sterilising Technician, Surgeon, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide, Tertiary Lecturer, Beauty Therapist, Body Artist,
Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.