Māori Health Postgraduate Study

The Māori Health specialisation within the health programmes is open to all qualified health and sport practitioners. There is a demand for health professionals across the range of health disciplines able to incorporate both clinical and cultural aspects when working with Māori.

Your options in this specialisation are

Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science in Māori Health (AK3484 - 60 points)

To complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science in Māori Health, you need to complete:

MAOH802 Taunga a Mahi Hauora Māori Health Practice (30 points)

And 30 points from the following papers:
HEAL817 Leadership and Management I (15 points)
HEAL845 Professional Supervision (30 points)
MAOH803 Effective Supervision in Māori Health (15 points)
HLAW801 Health Law (15 points)

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science in Māori Health (AK3487 - 120 points)

To complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science in Māori Health, you need to complete:

Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science in Māori Health (60 points)

And select one research paper:
HEAL840 Critical Inquiry for Evidence Based Practice^ (15 points)
HEAL811 Integrative Research (15 points)

Select one professional paper:
HEAL812 Health Professional Practice (15 points)
HEAL813 Practice Reality (15 points)

And select one paper from:
MAOH801 Māori Health Research Practice - Te Rangahau Hauora Māori (15 points)
MAOH802 Taunga a Mahi Hauora Māori – Māori Health Practice (30 points)
MAOH803 Effective Supervision in Māori Health (15 points)

And select one paper from:
HEAL817 Leadership and Management I (15 points)
HEAL845 Professional Supervision (30 points)
HLAW801 Health Law (15 points)
Interprofessional Practice Innovation (15 points)

Master of Health Practice in Māori Health (AK3733 - 180 points)

To complete the Master of Health Practice in Māori Health, you need to complete:

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science in Māori Health (120 points)

And:
HEAL997 Practice Project

Master of Health Science (AK3485 - 240 points)

To complete the Master of Health Science (unendorsed), you need to complete:

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science in Māori Health (120 points)

And:
HEAL999 Thesis** (120 points)

You may also be able to choose other relevant papers.

Contact details and paper information sheets

Taupua Waiora, Centre for Maori Health Research contact

Dr Isaac Warbrick leads the Māori health postgraduate programmes and is a Senior Research Fellow with Taupua Waiora

Taupua Waiora, the Centre for Māori Health Research aim to improve Māori health and reduce inequalities of outcome between non-Māori and Māori. The Centre's primary areas of research are Māori health promotion, Māori access to health services and Māori health workforce capacity building.

Dr Isaac Warbrick
P: +64 9 921 9999 Ext 7591
E: isaac.warbrick@aut.ac.nz

Last updated: 14-Aug-2017 10.16am

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.