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Hauora Maori

To enable the students to explore both historical and contemporary concepts of Hauora Māori and Te Ao Māori within the framework of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and examine the implications for the delivery of midwifery and maternity services for Māori.

Course Code BMHM501
Level 5
Credits 15


Describe and discuss the significance of Te Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi to contemporary midwifery practice in Aotearoa me Te Waipounamu/New Zealand.

Explain the concepts of Te Ao Māori and their relationship to midwifery practice including the framework of Turanga Kaupapa.

Describe and explain the diversity of whānau and the implications for hauora/health inequalities.

Delivered as part of the following programmes