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Qualification Title New Zealand Diploma in Kaupapa Maori Public Health (Level 6)
Matauranga Maori Qualification

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Qualification Type Diploma
Level 6
Credits 120
Subject Area
  • Health » Public Health » Hauora (Maori Health)
Strategic Purpose Statement
This qualification is intended for those who have advanced knowledge of te ao Māori and extensive experience working with Māori communities.

The purpose of this qualification is to provide graduates who can lead, promote, and enhance the continued development of Kaupapa Māori Public Health, and encourage Māori to take control of their social, economic, cultural, and collective wellbeing.

Graduates will be able to design and evaluate Kaupapa Māori Public Health initiatives incorporating social, economic, cultural and environmental contexts that contribute to the reduction of Māori health disparities.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
­-Lead community action research to identify and measure specific health priorities, and use the results to promote a Māori perspective of positive health outcomes for Māori.
­-Analyse research findings to design a kaupapa Māori health plan within a specific aspect of Māori Public Health that aims to improve the participation, confidence, and optimal health and well-being of Māori.
­-Work collaboratively with Māori leaders to support them to effect positive change, as a result of research, to improve the health and well-being of Māori communities.
­-Implement, monitor and evaluate the kaupapa Māori Public Health plan to measure its effectiveness to improve the health and well-being of Māori.
Education pathways
Graduates of this qualification may undertake further study towards degree level programmes..
Entry Requirements Not available
Education Organisation No organisations currently offer this qualification.
Developed By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 2872
Status Current
Created 2016-02-02 08:48:43.0
Next Review 2020-12-31 00:00:00.0
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