Welcome to the PDHPE Home page
On this page, you will find general resources for PDHPE including our library books and magazines, our research databases, useful websites, news and images. From this page you can go to topic pages under each Year tab.
NSW Board of Studies Syllabuses
Drug Info provides up to date information about alcohol and drugs. It includes information on specific drugs and alcohol, legal information, treatment, information for adults and teenagers, statistics, pamphlets and brochures, and other resources. Drug Info is a partnership between the State Library of NSW and NSW Health.
Drug and Alcohol Information
Issues in Society
Issues in Society is an excellent series of books on a broad range of contemporary social issues including
- alcohol and drugs, drugs in sport
- health and fitness
- bullying, mental health
- fast food, smoking
- risk taking, personal safety, road safety
Each book in the series is a thoroughly researched compilation of the latest news, facts, opinions and statistics from a huge range of primary and secondary sources. Information is carefully selected to ensure that it is current, unbiased and balanced.
The books contain quality information from a variety of trusted sources and include features such as:
- Fact sheets
- Journal extracts
- Magazine features
- Lobby group and NGO literature
- Extracts from government reports
- Statistics, including tables and graphs
- Newspaper reports and feature articles
- Cartoons, illustrations, diagrams and photographs