Teacher in Charge: S. Mortimer
Health education covers broad and diverse topics, which aim to improve critical thinking around current issues relating to health. Students explore in depth the underlying concepts: attitudes and values, hauora/well-being, health promotion and the socio ecological perspective. Students learn about their own position on issues and explore others opinions by applying the underlying concepts.
This course can lead to careers as a Teacher, Counsellor, Nurse, Special Education Teacher, Psychologist, Social Worker, Youth Worker, Police Officer, Ambulance Officer, Community Worker and Health Sciences.
For more information, please see Head of Health & PE Mrs Lemon
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$30 for a workbook
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
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