Stage 2 Health and Wellbeing

LENGTH OF COURSE: Full Year

ASSUMED BACKGROUND: Nil

CURRICULUM CHARGES: Nil

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

Health Determinants:
Develop an understanding of the factors that determine health and wellbeing outcomes for individuals

Social Equity:
Investigate and analyse health and wellbeing organisations and suggest ways in which they can be more accessible for groups and individuals

Health Promotion:
Investigate what makes an effective health campaign and create a health promoting activity that addresses a health issue of your choice

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Initiative (40%):
Individual and collaborative written and practical application to plan, research and implement an initiative to achieve specific health and wellbeing outcomes.

Folio (30%):
Written critical analysis of health and wellbeing issues, including evaluation of health campaigns and analysing the effectiveness of health agencies.

Inquiry (30%):
Independent research of a contemporary health and wellbeing issue, developing a question to investigate, analyse and make recommendations.