Year 10
Year 10
Classroom with Whiteboard

Adolescent Health

This unit looks at the health issues that are of concern to adolescents.  Students will work though a series of decision-making and problem solving activities while covering a range of topics.  Harm minimisation principles will continue to be developed from junior health. Topics covered may include; safe sex, contraception, eating disorders, body image, drug use, bullying, peer pressure and conflict resolution. This unit provides an introduction to the ideas and issues studied in VCE Health and Human Development.

Assessment

  • Peer survey
  • Research task
  • Fitness component

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