Senior Health Uncovered - Online Workshop

Friday 17 February 2023

This online workshop aims to provide teachers with the foundations and a greater understanding of the overarching approaches, frameworks and resources of Senior Health. 

It is aimed at those teachers new to the subject as well as teachers returning to the subject after a break or have taught for a little while but wanted to build their confidence in the subject.

Draft Program

The program for this event is currently being developed and will be updated when finalised. See below for the draft program of what is being intended on being delivered for the day (subject to change)

Time

Topic

Presenter

9:00am

Welcome –

Setting the scene for the day

Dr Hugh Shannon, QUT

9:15am

Salutogenesis –

Understanding the river of life

Dr Louise McCuaig,

Matthew Flinders Anglican College

10.20am

BREAK

 

10.30am

Overview of the overarching approaches, frameworks and resources of Health Education

Carolyn Jones, QCAA Principal Education Officer

Dr Hugh Shannon, QUT

11.30am

Using the health inquiry model for a purpose (Unit 1)

TBA

12.45pm

                               BREAK

1.15pm

Assessment design and assessment decisions

Carolyn Jones, QCAA Principal Education Officer

1:45pm

Effective data collection and analysis

Dr Hugh Shannon, QUT

2.45pm

Panel Discussion – Q&A

All Presenters

2.55pm

Wrap up

Dr Hugh Shannon, QUT

Presenters

Dr Hugh Shannon will facilitate the program. Hugh lectures at the Faculty of Health - School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at Queensland University of Technology.

Carolyn Jones is a Principal Education Officer at the QCAA in the Health, Physical Education (HPE)/Technologies learning area. Carolyn has held the role from the implementation of the new QCE system and is primarily responsible for the Health General Syllabus with additional shared responsibilities for the Sport & Recreation and Early Childhood Studies Applied Syllabuses.

Dr Louise McCuaig currently serves as Head of Flinders Discovery Institute at Matthew Flinders Anglican College. For over 30 years, she has been an educator in Queensland schools and universities. Louise’s research on health literacy and salutogenesis underpinned the development of the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education and Queensland Senior Health Syllabus. 

Cost

The cost of the workshop is $220 for ACHPER QLD members and $280 for non members. Sign into your myACHPER account or if you haven't registered previously, create a new account to register for this event.

When
17/02/2023 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
E. Australia Standard Time
Where
Virtual Workshop

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