Investigate Maori health and Maori health perspectives including inequalities, services and initiatives. At the end of this course you will understand the concept of Hauora and its application to the delivery of health care. This course is especially valuable for students who are looking at studying the Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Nutrition or Physical Activity and Health Promotion).
This short course is only offered in Semester 1.
Please note: You may be charged a portion of the Compulsory Student Services Fee that supports our services available to students. For full information on the Compulsory Student Services Fee, visit fees and finance.
How to apply
To apply for one of our short courses, fill in a paper copy of our application form, available here, then either drop it in to your nearest campus or mail it to us at Enrolment Centre, Ara Institute of Canterbury, PO Box 540, Christchurch Mail Centre.
- discuss the health experience of Maori and possible explanations for health disparities
- discuss key concepts of Hauora Maori
- discuss application of key concepts of Hauora Maori when working with the diversity of Whanau Maori