Te Ohanga Mataora Paetahi: Bachelor of Health Sciences Maori (Nursing) from Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi
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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".
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?
Scholarships for this qualification
Canterbury DHB Māori Pacific Health Scholarship
- He Oranga Pounamu
- Annual Course Fee
Ko Awatea Health Scholarships
- Counties Manukau District Health Board
- Maximum of $5,000
Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi training provider details
Main Campus Office
11 - 17 Chruch Street
171 Lower Dent Street
Corner Kerikeri and Hone Heke Roads
4 Park Road
55 Raumanga Valley Road
95 Carrington Avenue
5 Sutherland Terrace
21 South Road
Source: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz)