Hands on Health – Teacher notes and learning activities

Find our introductory foreword and credits here.

To see the complete Study Design for VCE Health and Human Development Units 1-4, produced by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA), click here.

Hands on Health – Unit 1

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives on health and wellbeing (Area of Study 1)

  • Racism, Identity and Mental Health – Teacher notes
  • Curriculum Links – View
  • Identity Activity Worksheet – Activity 1
  • What is Health? Activity Worksheet – Activity 2
  • Racism and Mental Health Activity Worksheet – Activity 3

Hands on Health – Unit 2

Children’s Ground (Area of Study 2)

  • Children’s Ground – Teacher notes
  • Children’s Ground Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 1
  • Children’s Ground Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 2
  • Children’s Ground Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 3
  • Children’s Ground Student Activity Worksheet –  Activity 4
  • Children’s Ground – Case Study

Unit 2 Assessment Task (Area of Study 2)

Deadly Sista Girlz (Area of Study 3)

Fitzroy Stars (Area of Study 3)

Hands on Health – Unit 3

Close the Gap (Area of Study 1)

  • Close the Gap – Teacher notes
  • Close the Gap Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 1
  • Close the Gap Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 2
  • Close the Gap – South Western Aboriginal Medical Service – Background
  • Close the Gap Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 3

Data Analysis SAC (Area of Study 1)

Unit 3 Assessment Task (Area of Study 2)

Hands on Health – Unit 4

Sustainability and the human development index  (Area of Study 1)

  • Sustainability and the human development index – Teacher Notes
  • Sustainability and the human development index Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 1
  • Sustainability and the human development index Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 2
  • Sustainability and the human development index Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 3

Safe water and sanitation  (Area of Study 2)

Aid and food security (Area of Study 2)

  • Aid and food security – Teacher Notes
  • Aid and food security Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 1
  • Aid and food security Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 2
  • Aid and food security Student Activity Worksheet – Activity 3

Unit 4 Assessment Task  (Area of Study 2)