09 Health and Home Economics

Year 9: 1 Semester / Responsible Living

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/health-and-physical-education/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


Students develop their skills in relation to food selection and preparation, personal development and problem solving to manage and organise a variety of resources to meet specific needs.

Topics may include

  • factors influencing food choice
  • macro nutrients
  • working with resources- food and textiles


Students are assessed against the physical education Australian Curriculum achievement standards.

4 major assignment tasks will form the basis of the assessment based on the following:

  • investigation 
  • practical applications (including problem solving and written evaluations)
  • group presentation

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