Health Education covers a range of topics and their links to hauora (well-being), attitudes and values, the socio- ecological perspective (self, others and society) and health promotion. In this subject students learn about real life situations; the influences, consequences, prevention and strategies for enhanced well-being that these may bring.
Physical Education uses a range of physical contexts to cover human movement; anatomy and biomechanics, safety in the outdoors, improving physical performance through training, motor learning techniques, leadership and significant issues in NZ society. In this subject, students learn in, through and about movement.
Courses in this Learning Area
Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician, Physiotherapist, Podiatrist, Psychiatrist, Radiation Oncologist, Registered Nurse, Speech-Language Therapist, Sterilising Technician, Surgeon, Nanny/Child Carer, Teacher Aide, Tertiary Lecturer, Beauty Therapist, Body Artist, Health and Safety Adviser, Diver, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Professional Sportsperson, Recreation Co-ordinator, Sports Coach/Official, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Army Officer, Navy Officer, Navy Sailor, Police Officer, Dietitian, Massage Therapist, Primary School Teacher, Secondary School Teacher, Dancer, Entertainer, Model,