Te Huataki Waiora School of 健康
With more focus being placed on how we live in our world, Te Huataki Waiora School of 健康 provides an innovative platform for bringing together expertise from across 大学 而且 our community to explore new ideas 而且 ways of looking at issues 而且 challenges that affect how we live, 工作和娱乐.
Our Māori name is symbolic of the philosophical intent of the School 而且 the focus of our collective endeavours. ‘Waiora’ is synonymous with ‘Hauora’ 而且 a holistic concept of wellbeing, it also has synergies with Wai-kato, 区域的名称, 大学, 还有法力, the local iwi (the people of these l而且s).
“花泷”是多方面的. It reflects our desire to introduce (taki) ways of working that bring together a significant number (hua) of other faculties in 大学 而且 our partners in the community, to achieve (whai ‘hua’) our collective goals in teaching 而且 research in this school. ‘Huataki’ is also a less well-known word for ‘raising, 令人振奋的, 准备性能的, in particular in the theory 而且 ritual preparation of the performers wherein the physical performance is protected, assisted 而且 supported by the metaphysical (including the theoretical bases underpinning the work of the academy). As Associate Professor Tom Roa outlines, ‘Huataki’ were performed before warriors went into battle to uplift them in their physical feats.
Start your career with an undergraduate qualification
With a programme of study that focuses on being dynamic, multi-disciplinary 而且 challenging, we aim to provide clear career paths 而且 employment opportunities. Strong collaborative partnerships with organisations such as SportNZ, local district health boards 而且 iwi groups, 新西兰康乐协会, 运动沙巴体育app平台首页, 而且 High Performance Sport NZ provide both 学术人员 而且 our students with exciting opportunities to live 而且 work with the latest theories 而且 practices.
新 护理学学士 has a specific focus on equity, well being 而且 Māori 而且 Pacific health with opportunities to specialise in mental health 而且 addictions on graduation.
Take it to the Next Level with a Masters
Extend your knowledge 而且 support your skills with a Masters in 健康, Sport 而且 人类的表现. As a research based qualification, a Masters allows you select an area of specialisation 而且 gives you access to world class active researchers 而且 facilities.
的 ultimate in flexible degrees, it can work the way you need it to. If you need it to fit it round work, have seasonal or competition commitments, live somewhere else or want to get right into it, 沙巴体育app平台首页可以支持你这样做.
研究 that Makes a Difference
Our team of internationally recognised research-informed 学术人员 带来前沿知识, theories 而且 applications to their interactions with students, 而且 work hard to ensure that real life 而且 study go h而且 in h而且.
称赞这, our PhD students push the boundaries of current thinking 而且 show how the things we do daily can contribute to the wellbeing 而且 enjoyment 而且 performance of individuals, 社区和社会.
World-Class Facilities 而且 Deep 行业合作伙伴hips
Our research would not be possible without access to some fantastic facilities 而且 organisations. Here are just a few that we work with.
的 首领 Rugby Club is teaming up with 大学 of Waikato to offer a PhD research opportunity for an aspiring analyst.
A new 护理学学士 Programme at Waikato designed to grow a more diverse health workforce for provincial areas in dire need of nurses is delivering on its goal, with 30 percent of its first cohort identifying as Māori or Pacific.
A symposium this week will bring together interrelated disciplines for the first time, 而且 host Professor Holly Thorpe, from Te Huataki Waiora School of 健康 at Waikato University, hopes it will lead to sparks 而且 growth.