Year 10 Health Education

Course Description

In Year 10 Health Education learners will explore current health issues faced by teenagers in today’s society and explore the impact these issues have on themselves, others, and the wider community. They will develop tools and strategies to be able to face these issues and make informed health enhancing decisions. Parts of this course are learner-directed and they will have a choice in their learning and assessment options.

The units that will be covered are:

• Well-Being & Mental Health

• Drug Education

• Sexuality Education

• Health Promotion

Course Costs and Equipment

$20. This includes learner workbooks and outside facilitators

Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91493 v3
Media Studies 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a relationship between a media genre and society
Level: 3
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r,4w *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 4
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4
Total Numeracy Credits: 0


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.