Wanaka Hauora

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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).

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Learning outcomes

  • 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
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