NCEA Level 2 Health

12HED
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Shelford

The learning in Health at NCEA Level 2 course aims to develop critical thinking skills, interpersonal skills such as communication, advocacy and networking and research skills in the area of health education. During this course students will investigate a variety of health issues. Topics include gender and sexuality, health promotion, teenage issues and resilience through mental health.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Health

Recommended Prior Learning


Literacy Level 1 NCEA and/or Level 1 Health 14 credits or at HOD’s discretion


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91235 v2 Health 2.1 - Analyse an adolescent health issue
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91236 v2 Health 2.2 - Evaluate factors that influence people's ability to manage change
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91237 v2 Health 2.3 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91239 v2 Health 2.5 - Analyse issues related to sexuality and gender to develop strategies for addressing the issues
2
I
5
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.