LEVEL 3 HEALTH EDUCATION – L3HEA

Learning Area: Health & Physical Education
Qualification: NCEA Level 3

Students will build on their previous knowledge and start to relate their learning to New Zealand and the rest of the world. This course offers students a chance to research issues that affect themselves, others and society. After completing Level 3 Health Education students will have an in-depth understanding of health and well-being in New Zealand and starting to get ready for a career in the Health sector.

Course Components:
  • Contemporary ethical issue related to New Zealand
  • New Zealand health issues
  • International health issues
  • Health practices used in New Zealand
  • Determinants of health

External Credits:                                    5
Internal Credits:                                     14
Literacy:                                                   19
Entry Recommendations:                    10 credits in Level 2 Health Education

NCEA LEVEL 1
NCEA LEVEL 2
NCEA LEVEL 3