Ako Hauora 2 / Health Studies 2

    Course details

    • Code: HLTH.7106
    • Fee: $856*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Health Studies
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class65 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Related programmes Diploma in Health and Rehabilitation;
Graduate Diploma in Health Studies;

Course Aim

The students will examine governance structures, policy, legislation and fiscal influences on health care services in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Students will critique specific Ministry of Health strategies, guidelines and initiatives that impact on individual groups within society.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Analyse the Aotearoa/New Zealand health governance structure and the provider/funder arm in view of health outcomes for yourself and your family/whanau.
  2. Critically examine the role of central government in determining policies and legislation that influence health care outcomes for the community.
  3. Analyse health strategies, guidelines and initiatives that impact on individual groups within Aotearoa /New Zealand.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017