NCEA Level 2 Health
Teacher in Charge: H. Young
Level 2 Health Education builds on the knowledge and skills developed in Junior Health and Level 1 Health. It will develop the students’ ability to make informed decisions by analysing the influences, consequences and strategies associated with a range of topics relevant to young people. Learning is through a variety of key studies such as Mental Health, Resiliency, Health Promotion in the community, issues related to Sexuality and Gender and Personal Safety issues such as discrimination, abuse and harassment.
This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.
Recommended Prior Learning
Level 1 Health or English, or by application to HED Department.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 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.