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Level 1 Health

Level 1

Course Code: 1PHLH
Who can I talk to: Mrs Hainsworth

This course will develop student understanding of the underlying concepts of health including the impact on hauora (well-being), influencing or contributing factors on the health issue, attitudes and values that may be present in society and health promotion that can lead to change. Students will learn to work collaborately and develop their thinking skills in relation to a number of Health issues impacting our society today.

Course Information

What Knowledge Will I Develop?

Students will learn to take action to improve an aspect of their own well-being. They will develop understanding of how to manage changing situations that are common in teenagers' lives. Students will investigate the influencing factors on adolescent eating patterns and learn to make health enhancing decisions related to drug use in young people in New Zealand. All learning leads to students promoting health by developing strategies at both personal, interpersonal and societal levels.

How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?

Code Title Credits Internal External Core Optional L1 Literacy L1 Numeracy UE Reading UE Writing Date
90975 Demonstrate understanding of issues to make health enhancing decisions in drug related situations 4 y y y 24-11-2021
90972 Demonstrate understanding of influences on adolescent eating patterns to make health enhancing recommendations 4 y y y y 24-11-2021
90974 Demonstrate understanding of strategies for promoting positive sexuality 4 y y y 21-08-2021
91097 Demonstrate understanding of ways in which well-being can change and strategies to support well-being 4 y y y 26-03-2021
90971 Take action to enhance an aspect of personal well-being 3 y y y 21-05-2021
Credits: 19
Does this course provide a pathway to University Entrance? Yes

Entry Requirements

All students welcome.

Course Related Costs

No course costs for students.

Companion Subjects

Social Studies

Subject Combination Notes

Not applicable