Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development

For the VCAA Study Design

The Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development series provides comprehensive coverage of the VCAA Study Design for 2018-2022. Our experienced authors, including teacher and VCAA assessor Andrew Beaumont, have crafted a resource which is relevant and current – and presented it in a way that is accessible for all students. You can rest assured you will be getting the content you have come to love and trust.



Jacaranda key concepts in VCE health and human development fifth edition units 1 and 2

What’s inside


Experienced author team led by Andrew Beaumont and Meredith Fettling means high-quality content and 100% coverage of the Study Design

Built-in differentiation and scaffolding ensures that the material is accessible to all students, with no student left behind or held back

Familiar Key Concepts design has been refreshed, with stats, data and imagery updated to ensure currency and relevance

Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, studyON, is now included and fully integrated with Units 1 & 2 and Units 3 & 4 for greater value for money

Available as a digital only title (the familiar eBookPLUS) or the print textbook (which comes with eBookPLUS) to suit the needs of all schools

  • Series features

    The latest editions of Jacaranda’s Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development series include these features:

    • Written specifically to address the VCE Health and Human Development Study Design
    • Provides an unmatched visual learning experience, with complementary interactivities for every question
    • Language has been carefully selected to appeal to students of all abilities and practice questions at the end of subtopics reinforce learning
    • A range of videos visually explain concepts to engage students while encouraging in-depth understanding
    • Fully updated to ensure currency in statistics, data and imagery

  • Formats

    Jacaranda provides a range of format options to allow teachers to teach their class their way.

    Print


    Printed textbook with free digital code inside

    eBookPLUS


    The eBookPLUS is electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources

    eGuidePLUS


    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers

    PDF


    Downloadable PDFs available with eBookPLUS

  • Authors

    Andrew Beaumont

    Andrew has been teaching Health and Human Development since its inception and is passionate about promoting teaching and learning in this area. He has been involved in writing many materials including the popular Jacaranda texts, newspaper articles, sample and trial exams, SACs, study guides and course outlines. Andrew has been a VCAA assessor for 13 years and has also carried out consultancy work for the VCAA including as a panel member for the previous and new Study Design. Andrew has assisted many teachers and students of Health and Human Development, including delivering his well-received preparation and revision sessions for over 12 years for a range of organisations including the VCAA and various teachers’ associations.

    Meredith Fettling

    Meredith has been involved with VCE Health and Human Development from the beginning and has considerable experience in the study. She has been involved in writing support material, assessment tasks and textbooks and has previously delivered professional development programs to students and teachers. Meredith is currently assistant principal at Bendigo Senior Secondary College.

    Kim Weston

    Kim has been teaching Health and Human Development since its inception and involved in writing many curriculum materials, including texts and study guides. She has been a VCAA assessor and served as a panel member for most of the previous and new Study Designs. Kim is currently Head of Home Economics and Hospitality with Exemplary Teacher status at Methodist Ladies’ College.

    Dr. Fiona Alderson

    Dr Fiona Alderson has taught VCE Health and Human Development for more than 10 years. She has been an active contributor to the Health Teachers’ Network and has worked as an exam assessor for Health and Human Development. Fiona currently teaches at Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School where she shares her passion for Health and Human Development with Year 10, 11 and 12 students.

    Lisa O’Halloran

    Lisa has been teaching VCE Health and Human Development since 2003, firstly at Warrandyte High School and currently at Genazzano FCJ College. She is an experienced exam assessor and has worked as a presenter for ACHPER since 2008, including running implementation workshops for the new Study Design. In the last two years, Genazzano College has recorded the highest number of students scoring over 40 for HHD.

  • Offers and complementary products

     

     

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Jacaranda's Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development series

The Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development series is available in a print with digital or digital-only format to allow teachers to teach their class, their way.

  • Print + eBookPLUS + studyON

    Jacarada key concepts iin VCE health and human development fifth edition units 1 and 2

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eBookPLUS & Print + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730346845
    Publication date: November 2017
    RRP: $94.95

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  • eBookPLUS + studyON

    Jacaranda keyconcepts in VCE health and human development fifth edition units 1 and 2 eBookPlus

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730349419
    Publication date: November 2017
    RRP: $69.95

    The eBookPLUS is electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources.

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  • eGuidePLUS

    Jacaranda key concepts in VCE health and human development fifth edition units 1 and 2 eGuidePlus

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730346241
    Publication date: November 2016
    RRP: $114.95

    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers.

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  • Print + eBookPLUS + studyON

    Jacarada key concepts iin VCE health and human development fifth edition units 3 and 4

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 4 5e eBookPLUS & Print + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730346258
    Publication date: November 2017
    RRP: $94.95

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

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  • eBookPLUS + studyON

    Jacaranda keyconcepts in VCE health and human development fifth edition units 3 and 4 eBookPlus

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 4 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730349426
    Publication date: November 2017
    RRP: $69.95

    The eBookPLUS is electronic version of the student text that also includes a range of digital resources.

    BUY NOW

  • eGuidePLUS

    Jacaranda key concepts in VCE health and human development fifth edition 3 and 4 eGuidePlus

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 3 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730345961
    Publication date: November 2017
    RRP: $114.95

    The eGuidePLUS includes everything from the eBookPLUS plus additional resources designed for teachers.

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Want to learn more about the current Study Design and how Jacaranda has addressed it?

Five reasons why Jacaranda is the only choice for the new VCE Health and Human Development Study Design

Read Andrew Beaumont’s blog post Five reasons why Jacaranda is the only choice for the new VCE Health and Human Development Study Design and learn more about:

  • The important changes for the Study Design
  • Implementation tips for teachers
  • Why you should choose Jacaranda

READ THE BLOG POST