Bachelor of Nursing Maaori

Manukau Institute of Technology

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3 Years

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim is to increase the number of Registered Nurses who are well versed in Maaori ways of knowing, Maaori worldviews and the advancement of Tikanga Rangatira aa-Tapuhi (Maaori Registered Nursing Practice) as informed by Nga Taumata Te Reo Tikanga Rangatira aa-Tapuhi.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Entry Requirements:All enrolments in Te Tohu Paetahi Tikanga Rangatira aa-Tapuhi, Bachelor of Nursing Maaori are subject to the approval of an entry and selection team. All applicants must complete a health declaration and the New Zealand Nursing Council requires criminal convictions to be declared. Applicants must meet the following entry requirements:University Entrance?NCEA Level 3Three subjects - at Level 3 or above, made up of:?14 credits each, in three approved subjectsLiteracy - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of:?5 credits in reading?5 credits in writingNumeracy - 10 credits at Level 1 or above, made up of:?achievement standards - specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects, or?unit standards - package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627- all three required).and?A minimum of 12 credits at NQF Level 2 or higher from the subjects listed below:?Biology?Chemistry?Physics?ScienceOrNCEA Level 2?Applicants must hold at least 80 credits at NCEA Level 2, of which 40 credits must be at merit or excellence. Of the 80 NCEA Level 2 credits, students?must have gained a minimum of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing in?English or Te Reo Maaoriand?A minimum of 12 credits from the subjects listed below:?Biology?Chemistry?Physics?Scienceand?A minimum of 10 credits at Level 1 or higher in mathematicsAn interview is required to determine the applicant's preparedness for tertiary studies. Applicants must be able to demonstrate the following attributes:?Effective interpersonal communication skills?Good personal presentation?Maturity and a positive attitude?Commitment and motivation to succeedORCambridge International Examinations?120 points on the UCAS Tariff with a minimum grade of D in at least three subjects equivalent to those in the list approved for NZUeBS and NCEA at AS, A2 (or A) leveland?A minimum D pass in IGCSEe mathematicsand?A minimum e pass in AS English. Applicants must meet the equivalent science requir

Detailed requirements

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3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,563 $22,688
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,439 $37,317
Total $20,001 $60,004

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

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Free phone: 0800 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701

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