Qualification Overview

Qualification Title Bachelor of Nursing Maori
Qualification Type Bachelor Degree
Level 7
Credits 360
Subject Area
  • Health » Nursing » Nursing
Strategic Purpose Statement
To contribute to the capability and capacity of the Maori Nursing Workforce that enhances other models of service delivery across the spectrum of health.
Graduate profile
The graduate as a beginning practitioner will:
- Provide culturally safe and clinically competent nursing services to individuals, whānau,
hapū, iwi, community, and all others within a variety of health setting contexts
- Advocate tikanga, and equity access to healthcare, and influence changes within and for
Māori society that meets the health and social needs of whānau, hapū and iwi
- Whakamana their whakapapa and able to make appropriate professional judgements within
their specific clinical and cultural contexts
- Demonstrate leadership in nursing practice within their chosen area of work, particularly in
the primary health area
PR4692 Bachelor of Nursing Māori - Programme Document 6
- Reflect on their own professional practice using Te Pae Māhutonga as an underpinning
framework
- Utilise quality nursing practice informed by mātauranga Māori, rangahau, research, current
evidence-based nursing approaches and ongoing professional development.
Education pathways
Graduates of the programme are eligible to apply for postgraduate studies.
Employment pathways
Registered Nurse in a variety of health care settings, both in the community and in hospitals.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
Whitireia degree entry requirements: here OR equivalent academic/work experience and evidence of suitability based on interview, health screening, safety check and referee reports(International: IELTS 6.5 in each band).
Education Organisation Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited
Developed By Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number PR4942
Status Current
Created June 2019
Content
Clinical/cultural proficiency and aspiration for excellence in alignment with Maori communities' enactment of "whanau ora": nursing theory & research, bioscience, Te Tiriti o Waitangi, cultural safety, sociology, communication/assessment, clinical practice.

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