Level 3 Health
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
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.
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.