NCEA Level 1 Health
Teacher in Charge: H. Young
Level 1 Health Education gives students the knowledge and skills to develop and clarify their own attitudes and values around a range of topics particularly relevant to young people. It will develop the students’ ability to make informed decisions and take action to enhance their own well-being and the well-being of those around them. Learning is through a range of key topics such as Mental Health, Resiliency, Interpersonal Skills, Sexuality Education, Drug Education and Nutrition.
This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.
Recommended Prior Learning
Due to the high literacy requirements of the course, strong written skills would be an advantage.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Teaching, Fitness Industry, Sports Coaching, Sport and Recreation, Armed Forces, Police, Personal Trainer, Physiotherapist, Nursing, Medicine, Law, Politics, Social Sciences, Education, Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician, Physiotherapist, Podiatrist, Psychiatrist, Radiation Oncologist, Registered Nurse, Speech-Language Therapist, Sterilising Technician, Surgeon, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide, Tertiary Lecturer, Beauty Therapist, Body Artist,
For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.