drug use- effects on relationships- effects on community- marketing strategies and the media- influences on alcohol use and binge drinking- influences on cannabis use- polydrug use- other illicit drugs eg opiates, hallucinogens, psychostimulants- consequences of illicit and unsanctioned drug use
examine the consequences of alcohol use on the individual and community investigate marketing strategies and media influences associated with tobacco and alcohol describe the short term effects and long term consequences of illicit drug use on the individual and community
Drugs – classification of drugs – depressants, stimulants, hallucinogens – examples of each. Influences on tobacco use, Influences on cannabis useDrug marketing strategies and the mediaDrug use statistics
• influences on health decisions and risk behaviours- individual factors eg values and attitudes – sociocultural factors eg family, peers, gender, culture- political factors eg laws and regulations- economic factors eg personal and community- environmental factors eg pollution weather built environment
Analyse the range of influences that impact on an individual’s ability to behave in a healthy and safe way in relation to drug use.
• recognise that health decisions and risks behaviours are not simply an individualresponsibility but are shaped by a range of influences• analyse the range of influences that impact on an individual’s ability to behave in healthy and safe ways in relation to: mental health healthy food habits drug use sexual health road use personal safety physical activity accessing support services