NURS521 – Matauranga Whakahangai - He Hapai Hauora

Module code
Module title
Matauranga Whakahangai - He Hapai Hauora
To work in partnership with individuals, whanau and communities to provide nursing care in a primary healthcare context across the lifespan.
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Teaching and Learning Strategy
May include: Project-based Learning; Flipped Classroom; Blended Learning; Work-integrated Learning; Inclusive Practices.
Methods may include workshops and practical classes, tutorials, case-based learning, inquiry-based learning, group activities & discussion, supported online learning, practice simulation.
Learning Outcomes
1. Discuss a hauora approach when working in partnership with individuals, whanau and communities.
2. Explore socio-political, ethical, legal, cultural and technological considerations for primary healthcare across the lifespan.
3. Discuss clinical reasoning for primary healthcare across the lifespan and through the continuum of hauora.
Learning Outcome 1
Individuals/families/whanau and communities in place
Whanau-centred care

Learning Outcome 2
Principles of primary health care and universal health coverage
Primary healthcare across the lifespan
Adverse/traumatic experiences across the lifespan

Learning Outcome 3
Health literacy
Health education
Evidence-based practice and research/evidence for primary healthcare
Assessment Criteria
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students need to provide evidence against all learning outcomes and gain an overall mark of 50% to pass this module with a minimum mark of 40% in each part of the portfolio.
Learning and Teaching Resource
An extended reading list will be supplied by the academic staff member at the commencement of the module. This will be updated annually.