Level 3 Health Studies

13HST
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Stirling

You will learn to:
• analyse the impact methamphetamine has on the youth in New Zealand
• research a range of health practices used in New Zealand to treat particular health conditions
• examine models used world-wide to promote people living healthy lifestyles and caring for others in their communities
• explore contemporary ethical dilemmas that influence health and well-being


Recommended Prior Learning Students must have gained a minimum of 15 credits in level 2 Health Studies or 12 credits in level 2 English including one externally assessed standard or at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91464 v2 Health 3.4 - Analyse a contemporary ethical issue in relation to well-being
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91463 v2 Health 3.3 - Evaluate health practices currently used in New Zealand
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. 91461 v2 Health 3.1 - Analyse a New Zealand health issue
3
I
5
Y
5r *
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.