Level 2 Wahine Toa

Course selection will be active in August.

Course Description

Do you want to build your knowledge and understanding about what personal changes and issues Wahine face? In Level 2 Wahine Toa students will co-construct the course with the teacher focusing on what they want to learn in regards to women's health and wellbeing.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Critical thinking skills - exploring women’s health and wellbeing in-depth.
  • Personal wellbeing - The reproductive system (Menstruation cycle and period pain), Reproductive issues - fertility, endometriosis, polycystic ovaries, cervical screening / SMEARs, UTIs, Treatments, Miscarriage,  Motherhood, Mental health. 
  • Interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Relationships and sexuality - students will develop understanding and strategies around issues related to relationships and sexuality e.g. reproductive health, safer sex practices, support services.
  • Attitudes and values - understand and accept a range of attitudes and values in relation to health.
  • Other possible areas which students may learn about -  Nutrition, Skin, Body Image. 
  • Decision making - build on the ability to make health enhancing decisions for yourself and others. 
  • Societal issues around women’s health (looking from a cultural lens in NZ and around the world)  and wellbeing and how they can support others. 

Proposed Credit Information: 

This course is not based around A.S and credits however there will be the opportunity for students to use their learning to gain credits in the standard below.

Resources Required


Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91237 v2
Health 2.3 - Take action to enhance an aspect of people's well-being within the school or wider community

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 5
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 5
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

SchoolPoint by Inbox Design SCHOOLPOINT128, Rendered 5.53MB in 0.1560 seconds with 17 queries.