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VCE Health and Human Development


New editions of Jacaranda Key Concepts in Health & Human Development will be available in 2017 to align with the new Study Design for 2018-2022.

Learn how Jacaranda is addressing the new Study Design in a blog post by Andrew Beaumont.

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Discover the Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development series

VCE Units 1 – 4
Beaumont | Fettling


Jacaranda has partnered with experienced and talented authors, including teacher and VCAA assessor Andrew Beaumont, to ensure complete coverage of the new Study Design, presented in a way that is accessible for all students. Our authors have also taken the opportunity to refresh the copy (including any relevant statistics or guidelines that have changed since the previous edition) and imagery, so you can rest assured you will be getting the content you have come to love and trust. Jacaranda will be publishing the new editions in both print and digital formats.

Product suite includes:

eBookPLUS The electronic version of the student textbook that also includes a range of additional digital resources such as videos, interactivities, links to relevant support material on the internet and downloadable documents, spreadsheets, presentation files and worksheets for easy customisation and editing.
eBookPLUS + Print The familiar textbook, which also includes an activation code for eBookPLUS.
studyON Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, now included for free and fully integrated across the entire series.
eGuidePLUS The teacher’s guide, which includes an electronic version of the entire student textbook (eBookPLUS) plus complementary and customisable digital resources designed for teachers such as printables, fully worked solutions, answers to all questions and practical activities, curriculum planners and teacher advice.

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Features


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

studyON now comes with the Jacaranda Key Concepts in HHD series—free.


studyON now comes with all new Jacaranda VCE texts across seven core subjects (Biology, Business Management, Chemistry, Health and Human Development, Physical Education, Physics and Psychology) for even greater value for money.

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Titles in the Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development series


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eBookPLUS & Print + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730346845
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling, Alderson, O’Halloran, Weston
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730349396
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling, Alderson, O’Halloran, Weston
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $69.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Activation Code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 1 & 2 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730346234
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling, Alderson, O’Halloran, Weston
    Publish date: November 2016
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Teacher activation code


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 4 5e eBookPLUS & Print + studyON 
    ISBN: 9780730346258
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 4 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730349402
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $69.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Activation code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 3 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730345954
    Author(s): Beaumont, Fettling
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Teacher activation code

  • Table of Contents

    Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health & Human Development Unit 3 & 4 5e
    Chapter 1: Concepts of health and wellbeing Chapter 8: Global health: comparing health status and burden of disease
    Chapter 2: Measuring health status Chapter 9: Sustainability and human development
    Chapter 3: Factors influencing health status Chapter 10: Sustainability and its effect on health and wellbeing in Australia
    Chapter 4: Variations in health status between population groups Chapter 11: Sustainable Development Goals and World Health Organization
    Chapter 5: Changes in Australia’s health status Chapter 12: Australian aid and NGOs
    Chapter 6: Australia’s health system Chapter 13: Programs addressing the Sustainable Development Goals
    Chapter 7: Targets of health promotion in Australia
    More sample chapters are available for this title.
    Download all sample chapters here

Want to learn more about the Study Design changes and how Jacaranda is addressing them?

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 new Study Design
  • Implementation tips for teachers
  • Why you should choose Jacaranda

 

 READ THE BLOG POST 

Meet the authors


VCE Health and Human Development Andrew Beaumont

 

 

 

 

 

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.

VCE Health and Human Development Meredith Fettling

 

 

 

 

 

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.

VCE Health and Human Development Dr Fiona Alderson

 

 

 

 

 

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.

VCE Health and Human Development Lisa O Halloran

 

 

 

 

 

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.

How to buy


The Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development series can be purchased direct from Jacaranda or through a bookseller. Prices and options are outlined below:

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Pricing

Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2 5e (NEW in 2017)

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

Jacaranda Key Concepts in VCE Health and Human Development Units 3 and 4 5e (NEW in 2017)

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

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