|1.||Investigate and argue the impact of physical, cognitive, psychological and social perspectives on adolescent health and wellbeing;|
|2.||Analyse the major factors affecting the mental health of adolescents and discuss a range of protective measures to reduce the risk of mental disorders and illness;|
|3.||Evaluate a variety of resources designed to support the mental health and wellbeing of adolescents; and|
|4.||Apply their knowledge of current educational approaches to issues such as risk taking, drug and alcohol abuse, bullying and violence.|
|Test||On-line Tests x 3||20%|
|Presentation||In-class Group Presentation||20%|
|Report||Evidence Based Report||30%|
|Presentation||Health Expo Presentation||30%|
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