NCEA Level 3 Health
Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Shelford
The learning in Health at NCEA Level 3 course is an approved subject for entry to University and would complement anyone wishing to enter into social services or healthcare. Students will analyse societal issues and examine their impact on personal and societal wellbeing. Topics include a New Zealand health issue, an international health issue, health practices in contemporary New Zealand and current ethical issues in New Zealand.
Recommended Prior Learning
Literacy Level 2 NCEA and/or Level 2 Health 14 credits or at HOD’s discretion
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 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.