PDHPE HSC Option: The Health of Young People
This option module is concerned with the health needs of young people. In this module, students examine the nature of young people’s lives and the developmental factors that significantly influence their health. They consider the health status of young people and examine a number of related health issues.
Students discover that there is much that can be done to support the health of young people and they critically analyse the level of support currently available. Students are encouraged to develop a positive view of the future and a preparedness to contribute towards that future.
HSC Question: For ONE major health issue you have studied, assess the effectiveness of a health promotion program for young people
Focus: Sexual Health
Focus: Mental Health