Australian secondary school students' use of tobacco, alcohol, and over-the-counter and illicit substances in 2011
7. Lessons about use of tobacco, alcohol and illicit substances in the previous school year.
Students were asked to indicate if they could recall receiving any lessons on the use of tobacco, alcohol and illicit drugs in the previous school year (2010). The proportion of students receiving more than one lesson about tobacco, alcohol and illicit drug use in the previous school year is shown in Table 7.1.
Table 7.1: Percentage of students indicating they had received more than one lesson about the use of illicit substances in the previous school year (2010), Australia 2011
More than one lesson]
These findings indicate that schools participating in this survey were most likely to include lessons about the use of alcohol, tobacco and illicit substances in the curriculum of students in junior secondary years.