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ESH418 - Issues in Health Education

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Enrolment modes:(B)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:Offered in courses E377, D344, D347 and D389 only.
Unit chair:D Ollis
Incompatible with: ESH318, ESH437
Contact hours: 2 contact hours per week


This unit is designed to advance students existing knowledge base and skill level in the area of school based health education. The unit, where possible, has been developed around the idea of the 'negotiated curriculum'. Topics to be covered include young people's health and wellbeing, school based health promotion, contemporary policy frameworks, health education curriculum, classroom practices and resources, drug education, sexuality education, promoting student wellbeing.


Assignment 1: Health education Case study 50% 2000 words


Assignment 2: Group assignment 50%

- part A Teaching and learning unit, 2000 words

- Unit of work part B Presentation


Assignments to total 4000 words or equivalent.

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