HEA301

Level 3 Health

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Lang

Continuing on from Level 2, Level 3 Health Education analyses complex health issues that affect individuals, communities and whole populations and how better health outcomes can be achieved for all. Areas of study include research into New Zealand health issues; analysing an international health issue; investigation of medical, complementary, alternative and traditional health practices in New Zealand; ethical and contemporary issues. Health Education is an approved subject for University entrance and can be continued at tertiary level.  It also offers Literacy reading and writing credits. 

This is a great course if you are interested in learning more about what is happening in NZ, passionate about critical thinking, enjoy open discussions and learning about real life issues. 

You will also have the chance to do the Health and Physical Education Scholarship paper. 

Recommended Prior Learning

HEA201 with at least 14 credits essential OR direct entry into Level 3 is possible with discussion with the HOD

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x 2B8 exercise books

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91461 v2
NZQA Info
Health 3.1 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue
5
5
5
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 5r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91462 v2
NZQA Info
Health 3.2 - Analyse an international health issue
5
5
5
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 5r,5w *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91463 v2
NZQA Info
Health 3.3 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 5r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91464 v2
NZQA Info
Health 3.4 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being
4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 19
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 19
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

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.

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