9 Health

9HLT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. McCool

The Health programme at Year 9 focuses on 4 main areas: Mental health, alcohol/smoking, sexuality, and mindfulness. Through learning in this curriculum, students will gain the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. They will develop the knowledge to make informed decisions and to act in ways that contribute to their personal well-being, the well-being of other people and that of society as a whole.  

At Year 9 students have 4 periods of Health a week for a 10 week block.


Pathway

10 Physical Education and Health