Food for Life


Course details

  • Further study This course prepares students for studying Home Economics courses in Stage 1

About the subject

In this course, students explore a range of basic food preparation techniques and gain skills to assist them in making wise food choices to suit their independent needs.

Practical lessons are a feature of the program and are conducted almost every week. Students will cook a wide variety of recipes which will give them the skills they need to take care of themselves in a health conscious manner. Students will also examine their diet in relation to the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating.


  • Practical with written component

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