Year Level: Year 12
Codes: ATHEA
SCSA Syllabus link:

Health Studies Year 12 ATAR

Recommended Background: B grade or higher in Year 11 ATAR Health Studies
Course Content Description:


In this unit, students

  • develop their knowledge of the health of specific populations
  • examine factors that create health disparities
  • develop their knowledge of strategies to reduce health inequities
  • use health inquiry skills to complete research on health issues
  • interpret information and present findings in an appropriate format


In this unit, students

  • develop their knowledge of local, regional and global challenges to health
  • examine what determines health inequities
  • develop their knowledge of ways to improve health outcomes for people
  • examine international health agencies and initiatives to improve health
  • refine investigative skills.
Mode of Delivery: In Moodle and live, online lessons.
Textbooks / Stationery: Refer to the Booklist - Personal Items and Resource List
External Examination: External examination compulsory in Term 4 Year 12
ATAR Pathway: Entry into University