NCEA Level 1 Health 101

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs G. Lodge

Health 101
Five achievement standards will be covered including the topics like change, hauora/wellbeing, goals, communication skills, understanding sexuality and drug issues. The course is aimed at any student with an interest in developing personal skills or for careers like nursing, teaching, nannying, social work,paramedics, counselling, the army, sport and others with a people focus. The curriculum demands a degree of thinking, analysis, written and oral competency and the ability to relate to others. It allows for personal development and students will demonstrate the ability to work as a team. All of these skills are useful in everyday life.
The course allows for a range of learning abilities and offers level one literacy.

Course Overview

Term 1
Intro to course and the class
Health Concepts - Hauora.
Goal setting and keeping a goal log.
Managing change

Term 2
Managing change- continued
Personal and interpersonal skills
Safe choices using drugs

Term 3

Term 4
Revision for exam on drugs.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 2 Health 201

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Usually no cost.

Pathway Tags

social worker, medical field( eg nurse, paramedic, physio, ambulance driver), police, massage therapist, aged care worker etc.