10 Healthy Lifestyles

Year 10: 1 Semester / Responsible Living

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/mathematics/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


The students study a number of scenarios relating to health including dieting, impact of diets, menu preparation and measuring impact of nutrition on the functioning of the body. They will also choose from a selection of low impact recreations such as yoga, walking, dance and table tennis. The course also covers the Year 10 Shine program which addresses decision making, student wellbeing, problem solving and sexual health.

Topics may include

  • Shine - relationships and sexual health
  • nutrition
  • lifestyle choices
  • movement for life


Students are assessed against the Health and Physical Education Australian Curriculum achievement standards.

  • multi-media or oral presentations
  • research assignments
  • debates
  • reflective journals

Additional Information

Students must wear the Heathfield High School physical education uniform in all practical lessons.