HLTH106-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024

Te Wero - Maori Health Issues and Opportunities

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 12 May 2024


This course introduces students to a selection of historical and contemporary Maori health content within a Treaty of Waitangi framework, to support robust analyses of Maori population health issues. Exploring what Maori health was and is, students will be challenged to consider the promise of Maori health and its significance for current and future Aotearoa New Zealand.

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 15:00 Rehua 005
19 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 12:00 - 14:00 Rehua 102
11 Mar - 17 Mar
02 Friday 14:00 - 16:00 A5 Lecture Theatre
11 Mar - 17 Mar

Course Coordinator

Annabel Ahuriri-Driscoll


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Quizzes - first part of course 5% One quiz per week, weeks 2-5. Due Wednesday 12.59pm (just before class) each week (27 Feb, 5 March, 12 March, 19 March)
Maori health history essay 31 Mar 2024 30% Learning outcomes 1, 2
Quizzes - second part of course 5% One quiz per week, weeks 9-11. Due Wednesday 12.59pm (just before class) each week (7 May, 14 May, 21 May).
Maori health issue research report 02 Jun 2024 25% Learning outcomes 3, 5
Exam 35% Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Additional Course Outline Information


The award regulations for the Bachelor of Health Sciences can be found within the UC Calendar.  The UC calendar is available online here. The specific award regulations for the degree can be found here.
The Faculty of Health guidelines, which contain specific information regarding the Faculty grading scale, late work, extensions, submission of work, reconsideration of grades, Special Consideration procedures, academic integrity, and moderation of assessment can be found here.
The specific assessment details for each course, including assessment dates, can be found here.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $844.00

International fee $3,950.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 25 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Health Sciences .

All HLTH106 Occurrences

  • HLTH106-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024
  • HLTH106-24S1 (D) Semester One 2024 (Distance)