Hauora | Health

NCEA Level(s)

Course aims / learning outcomes

  • This is a year-long course that covers the key concepts of Hauora, Health Promotion, Sociological-perspective and Attitudes and Values. 


Course content

  • We will delve into mental health, alcohol and drugs and sexuality education. 


Assessment statement

  • A total of 15 level 1 Achievement Standard credits are offered within this course
  • Two assessments are internal, and one is external.



  • Assignments that take place over time will be produced in an online system such as Google Docs. Learning Advisors will monitor student work by accessing document history. A portion of work will need to be completed during class time under Learning Advisor supervision. 
  • Class tests will take place under supervised test conditions within class.
  • Students may be required to sign an authenticity statement, perform certain parts of assessment tasks under close supervision, or show through interview and the existence of notes and supporting material that the work submitted by the student is genuinely his/her own work.


Appeal Procedures

  • Students have the right to appeal the mark they have been awarded. If a student wishes to appeal a grade, they should initially talk to the subject learning advisor about the marking process immediately after the marked assessment task is shown to them. If still dissatisfied the student should make an appointment and discuss grades with the Principal’s Nominee who will check that the correct procedures have been followed as outlined in the school and subject policies taking into account any special circumstances.


Table of Assessments

NumberNameCredit valueInternal or ExternalWhenReassessment opportunityType of assessment
AS92009Demonstrate understanding of decision-making in a health-related situation5InternalTerm 1TBCReport
AS92008Demonstrate understanding of hauora in a health-related context through the application of a model of health5InternalTerm 2TBCReport
AS92011Demonstrate understanding of strategies that enhance hauora5ExternalTerm 3NoExam