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Level: 10
School code: 10HEA
Year level requirements: Compulsory

Subject descriptor:

The semesters course of Health Education is compulsory for all Year 10 students. The aim of the course is to give students accurate up to date information and provide them with the opportunity to examine their personal values and develop skill such as decision making and assertiveness.

The topics that will be addressed include:

  • Personal health goals
  • Relationships
  • Rights & Responsibilities in relationships
  • Puberty and Sexuality
  • Contraception
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections
  • Drugs (including Alcohol)
  • Recognition of Community Support Service

The use of ABC documentaries and M15+ videos/DVDs is quite common in the course.