Māori Development at AUT University: an overview

Māori development addresses the need for professionals in many fields, including the fast growing sectors of Māori business, education and media. AUT's Māori Development major harnesses Māori language and culture to help you develop the skills to succeed in the global world.
You have many opportunities to collaborate, apply your knowledge and test new technologies. This major is flexible and offers a wide range of choices to tailor your qualification to your needs and aspirations.

Key academic contact

Associate Professor Hinematau McNeill
Associate Dean: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 6077
Email: hinematau.mcneill@aut.ac.nz

Research interests and associations

Industry associations

Organisations at which students complete work placements and work experience:
  • Auckland District Health Board
  • Auckland Museum
  • Māori Television
  • Ngāti Whātua o Orakei
  • Te Puni Kōkiri
  • Te Whānau o Waipereira Trust
  • Te Wānanga o Aotearoa

Degrees and qualifications



Contact us

Sonia Mehana
Faculty Registrar
Te Ara Poutama
+64 9 921 9999 ext 6600

Amanda Wu
Postgraduate Administrator
Te Ara Poutama


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Last updated: 20-Sep-2017 10.05am

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