Level 1 Health
What is Health Education
In Health Education students consider their well-being, attitudes and values, and work towards promoting the health of their community. Students have the opportunity to participate in a range of tasks, including considering ways to keep themselves safe in a variety of situations, and learning effective ways to communicate to help develop healthy relationships.
What this course involves
This course follows on from HP000. In Health Education students explore health issues: the changing states of health, problem-solving, understanding sexuality and safety issues around drug use. The health topics offer 20 credits towards NCEA Level 1. There are four internal standards worth 16 credits and one external standard, worth four credits. Health topics offer 20 Literacy credits. To gain course endorsement students need to complete 14 credits in Health (this must include the exam).
This is an online course available through our Online Teaching and Learning Environment (OTLE), so access to a computer and broadband internet is essential. Read more on our website at www.tekura.school.nz
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior Learning
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.