SACE Stage 2

Home Health


Health and Physical Education

SACE Stage 2

20 credits

Students learn about the factors that shape the behaviour and attitudes of individuals and groups in relation to healthy living and caring for themselves and the environment.

They develop skills to consider how changing social structures, community values, environmental issues and new technologies affect the health and well-being of individuals and communities.

Course Content
Further Info
The following topics are covered:
  • Stress and Health
  • Indigenous Health
  • Healthy Eating and Nutrition
  • Health of Australian Youth
  • Health in Developing Countries


School Assessment

Issues Response 20%
Group Activity 30%
Practical Activity 20%
External Assessment
Investigation 30%


This course complements both science and humanities courses.