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Phone: (07) 307 1467

Te Ohanga Mataora Paetahi: Bachelor of Health Sciences Maori (Nursing) from Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Entry requirements

Entry into a university with either a C Bursary or NCEA credits. A minimum of 42 NCEA credits at level three or higher is required including 14 credits at level 3 or higher in each of two subjects from approved subjects, with a further 14 credits at level 3 or higher taken from no more than two additional domains or approved subjects.

Students must also meet the requirements determined by the Nursing Council of Aotearoa New Zealand for registration as a nurse of "good character" and being "fit and proper".

Common Questions

Subject area:
Nursing
Qualification:
Bachelor Degree Level 7
Credits gained on completion of this course:
360

What can I learn during this qualification?

The curriculum has a strong focus on primary health care and community development and on preparing nurses who are fluent in te reo and tikanga, especially tikanga hauora.

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Te Tohu Paetahi Te Ohanga Mataora (Bachelor of Health Sciences Maori (Nursing)) aims to prepare nurses for registration who are practitioners strong in their own identity, and who possess an in-depth understanding of the issues affecting Maori health. Graduates will appropriately and effectively deliver health services in both M?ori and non-Maori settings.

What jobs can I do with this qualification?

Psychotherapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Phlebotomist and Registered Nurse

Scholarships for this qualification

NERF (Nursing Education and Research Foundation) Emergency Grants

Provider:
NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants
Website:
http://www.nzno.org.nz/services/scholarships
Value:
$300 per applicant

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Canterbury DHB Maori Pacific Health Scholarship

Provider:
He Oranga Pounamu
Website:
http://www.hop.org.nz/?s=scholarships
Value:
Annual Course Fee

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Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi training provider details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 307 1467    Fax: (7) 3071475    Email: graham.smith@wananga.ac.nz    Web: http://www.wananga.ac.nz

Other locations

Poneke

61 Buick Street
Petone
Wellington

Awatope Campus

Level 2, Weltec Building
11 - 17 Chruch Street
WELLINGTON

Whangaroa

Te Runanga o Whangaroa
Waikare Avenue
Whangaroa

Whakatane

Ngatiwai Trust Board
171 Lower Dent Street
Whakatane

Kerikeri

NorthTec - Kerikeri Campus
Corner Kerikeri and Hone Heke Roads
Kerikeri

Kaikohe

NorthTec - Kaikohe Campus
4 Park Road
Kaikohe

Whangarei

NorthTec - Whangarei Campus
55 Raumanga Valley Road
Raumanga
Whangarei

Mount Albert

Unitec - Mount Albert Campus
95 Carrington Avenue
Mount Albert
Auckland

Christchurch

Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, City Campus
Madras Street
Christchurch

Whakatane

Cr Francis Street and Domain Road
Whakatane

Blenheim

Koru Institute Training Education
5 Sutherland Terrace
Blenheim

New Plymouth

22 Gill Street
New Plymouth

Rotorua

Manaakitanga Aotearoa Trust
Rotorua

Wairoa

56 Queen Street
Wairoa

Hastings

139 Stock Road
Bridge Pa
Hastings

Auckland

7 Comet Crescent
Mangere
Auckland

Mangere

15 Canning Crescent
Mangere
Auckland

Kaitaia

NorthTec - Kaitaia Campus
21 South Road
Kaitaia

View other courses available through Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Source: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz)