Level 3 Health

HEA301
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Lang

Recommended Prior Learning

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


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. 


Faculties:

Health & Physical Education



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.

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

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