Course Title: Explore personal health issues

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1075 Certificate I in Transition Education

Course Title: Explore personal health issues

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Contact: Renee Costa

Course Contact Phone: 9925 0886

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Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to explore personal health issues and apply preventative measures to support personal health and wellbeing.

This unit contains employability skills. 


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU21782 Explore personal health issues


1.Identify personal lifestyle issues which affect personal health

2. Manage own health and hygiene

3. Identify community resources to support health

4. Identify strategies to manage sexual health issues

5. Describe appropriate action in the event of a medical emergency

Learning Outcomes


On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment


To demonstrate competency in this course you will need to complete all of the following pieces of assessment to a satisfactory standard. You will receive written feedback on all assessment (refer to MyRMIT for assessment criteria).

The assessment tasks for this unit are as follows:

Task 1: Project on being healthy

Task 2: Short answer questions- Healthy eating

Task 3: Role play