ESH403 - Senior Health and Human Development: Curriculum Study


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in D340, D342, D343, D344, D345, D346, D347, D348, D349, D350, D384, D389, E365, E377 or E455


Completion of EEH405



Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 3-hour seminar per week (no seminars during placements)


This unit aims to prepare students for facilitating learning in Health Education in senior Health curricula in Australian states and territories. The study of senior Health is based on the premise that health needs to be understood at individual, group, community and national and international levels, to maximise health and global development potential. Topics covered include: the place of Health Education senior curricula; approaches to teaching and learning of Health and Human Development; the responsibilities and obligations of the teacher in delivering the prescribed curriculum of the senior years Health; exploration of contemporary resources texts, technologies and resources; and the nature of school based and external evaluation and assessment.

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