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Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 & 2 4E & eBookPLUS + StudyOn VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2

Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 & 2 4E & eBookPLUS + StudyOn VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2
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ISBN13 9780730322238
Pub date November 2015
Pages 496
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Jacaranda will be publishing a 5th edition of Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2, available in 2017 to align with the new Study Design for 2018-2022. The updated title will be available as print with eBookPLUS, digital only and eGuidePLUS. Please visit the Jacaranda VCE Health and Human Development page for more information.


Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2 with eBookPLUS and studyON, 4th Edition

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About eBookPLUS and studyON ix
Acknowledgements x

Unit 1 The health and development of Australia’s youth 1

Chapter 1 The individual human development of Australia’s youth 2
1.1 The human lifespan: an overview 4
1.2 Exploring individual human development: physical 9
1.3 Individual human development during youth: physical 12
1.4 Exploring individual human development: social 17
1.5 Exploring individual human development: emotional 21
1.6 Exploring individual human development during youth: intellectual 25
1.7 Exploring the interrelationships between the areas of individual human development 28
1.8 The impact of biological determinants on youth development 30
KEY SKILLS The individual human development of
Australia’s youth 37
Chapter 1 review 41

Chapter 2 The health of Australia’s youth 44
2.1 What is health? 46
2.2 The health status of Australia’s youth 54
2.3 The health status of Australia’s youth: morbidity and burden of disease 60
2.4 The impact of biological determinants on youth health 65
2.5 Understanding the interrelationships between health and individual human development during youth 70
Key SKILLS The health of Australia’s youth 72
Chapter 2 review 78

Chapter 3 Nutrition during youth 80
3.1 Introduction to the nutrients required during youth: carbohydrates, protein and fats 82
3.2 Introduction to the nutrients required during youth: water, calcium and iron 89
3.3 Introduction to the nutrients required during youth: vitamins A, B, C and D 94
3.4 The interrelationship of major nutrients 98
3.5 Consequences of nutritional imbalance 105
3.6 Food selection models as tools to promote healthy eating during youth 109
Key SKILLS Nutrition during youth 117
Chapter 3 review 120

Chapter 4 The determinants of health and individual human development of Australia’s youth 122
4.1 Determinants of health and individual human development during youth: four categories 124
4.2 Determinants of health and individual human development during youth: behavioural 127
4.3 Determinants of health and individual human development during youth: physical environment 136
4.4 Determinants of health and individual human development during youth: social environment 140
KEY SKILLS The determinants of health and individual
human development of Australia’s youth 148
Chapter 4 review 150

Chapter 5 Health issues facing Australia’s youth 152
5.1 Health issues facing Australia’s youth 154
5.2 A health issue in focus: anxiety and depression, part 1 165
5.3 A health issue in focus: anxiety and depression, part 2 169
5.4 A health issue in focus: anxiety and depression, part 3 174
KEY SKILLS Health issues facing Australia’s youth 180
Chapter 5 review 187
Unit 2 Individual human development and health issues 189

Chapter 6 Health and individual human development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan 190
6.1 Fertilisation 192
6.2 Prenatal development 195
6.3 The health status of Australia’s pregnant women and unborn babies 201
KEY SKILLS Health and individual human development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan 208
Chapter 6 review 210

Chapter 7 The determinants of health and individual human development during the prenatal stage 212
7.1 Determinants of health and individual development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan: biological 214
7.2 Determinants of health and individual development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan: behavioural 219
7.3 Determinants of health and individual development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan: physical environment 227
7.4 Determinants of health and individual development during the prenatal stage of the lifespan: social 231
7.5 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to one health issue 234
7.6 Strategies and programs designed to promote prenatal health and individual development 242
KEY SKILLS The determinants of health and individual human development during the prenatal stage 247
Chapter 7 review 250

Chapter 8 The health and individual human development of Australia’s children 252
8.1 Principles of individual human development 254
8.2 Development during infancy 258
8.3 Development during early childhood 262
8.4 Development during late childhood 265
8.5 The health status of Australia’s children: mortality 268
8.6 The health status of Australia’s children: morbidity 272
KEY SKILLS The health and individual human development of
Australia’s children 278
Chapter 8 review 280

Chapter 9 The determinants of health and individual human development of Australia’s children 282
9.1 Determinants of health and individual human development during the childhood stage of the lifespan: biological 284
9.2 Determinants of health and individual human development of children: behavioural 293
9.3 Determinants of health and individual human development of children: physical environment 306
9.4 Determinants of health and individual human development of children: social 312
9.5 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors for asthma 320
9.6 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors for falls and injuries 323
9.7 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors for food allergies 326
9.8 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors for juvenile arthritis 328
9.9 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to type 1 diabetes 331
9.10 Government strategies and programs designed to promote the health and individual human development of children 334
9.11 Community and personal strategies and programs designed to promote the health and individual human development of children 341
KEY SKILLS The determinants of health and
individual human development of Australia’s children 344
Chapter 9 review 349

Chapter 10 The health and individual human development of Australia’s adults 354
10.1 Early adulthood: physical, social, emotional and intellectual development 356
10.2 Middle adulthood: physical, social, emotional and intellectual development 360
10.3 Late adulthood: physical, social, emotional and intellectual development 364
10.4 The health status of Australia’s adults 369
KEY SKILLS The health and individual human development of Australia’s adults 377
Chapter 10 review 379

Chapter 11 The determinants of health and individual human development of Australia’s adults 382
11.1 Biological determinants: genetics, body weight, blood pressure and blood cholesterol 384
11.2 Behavioural determinants: sun protection and tobacco smoking 392
11.3 Behavioural determinants: physical activity 396
11.4 Behavioural determinants: food intake 398
11.5 Behavioural determinants: alcohol use 402
11.6 Behavioural determinants: drug use 406
11.7 Behavioural determinants: sexual practices 409
11.8 Physical environment determinants: housing and workplace safety 412
11.9 Physical environment determinants: neighbourhood safety and access to health care 416
11.10 Social determinants: the media, level of education, employment status and income 421
11.11 Social determinants: the workplace and community belonging 425
11.12 Social determinants: living arrangements and social support 429
11.13 Social determinants: family and work–life balance 432
KEY SKILLS The determinants of health and individual human development of Australia’s adults 436
Chapter 11 review 440

Chapter 12 Health issues facing Australian adults 444
12.1 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to obesity 446
12.2 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to cardiovascular disease 449
12.3 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to cancer 453
12.4 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to type 2 diabetes 456
12.5 Determinants that act as risk and/or protective factors in relation to mental illness 459
12.6 Government strategies and programs to promote health and individual human development of adults 463
12.7 Strategies and programs designed to promote health and individual human development of adults 469
KEY SKILLS Health issues facing Australian adults 472
Chapter 12 review 474

Index 476