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Innovative Dual Health Qualification Addresses Workforce Issues

Thursday, 13 June 2024, 11:17 am | Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology (AUT) has launched for the first time a double health degree and dual registration pathway within a continuous four-year course of study. More >>

New Project Aims To Transform Health Care Response To Family Violence

Wednesday, 22 May 2024, 12:58 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Funded by the Health Research Council of New Zealand, ‘Atawhai’ recognises family violence seriously impacts the health, wellbeing and hauora of all members of whānau and families, yet there is currently limited system support to help primary health ... More >>

Protecting NZ’s Children From The Impacts Of Some Of World’s Highest Screen Time

Tuesday, 21 May 2024, 11:56 am | Auckland University of Technology

The purpose of the recommendations is to ensure New Zealand students maximise the learning benefits that screen-based digital tools can offer, while minimising risks to health and wellbeing as they grow. More >>

Alliance Opens Doors For AUT Hospitality Students

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 8:22 am | Auckland University of Technology

AUT has been welcomed into an exclusive alliance with 25 other leading hospitality and culinary schools around the globe. More >>

New Study Highlights Risks From Technology To Health And Wellbeing Of Schoolkids

Thursday, 4 April 2024, 4:18 pm | Auckland University of Technology

New Zealand students have high use of screens in class compared to global norms, with students in Aotearoa amongst the world’s highest users of digital devices in school. More >>

Government’s Disability Spending Changes Endangering Lives Of Children And Health Of Parents

Thursday, 28 March 2024, 11:14 am | AUT University

The Government’s decision to reduce access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM) not only threatens the lives of children with type 1 diabetes and increases the potential for ‘Dead in Bed’ syndrome, but also threatens the health of their parents an ... More >>

New Research Reveals How Sports Clubs Manage Integrity Issues

Monday, 25 March 2024, 10:29 am | Auckland University of Technology

A national survey of sports clubs has produced valuable insights into how threats to integrity are perceived and dealt with in New Zealand’s sporting communities. With funding from the Sport and Recreation Integrity Transition Programme (ITP) – ... More >>

Maranga Mai A 'Distortion Of History'

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:42 am | Auckland University of Technology

An academic review has found that a Human Rights Commission (HRC) report, Maranga Mai , manipulates and distorts the historical record. Maranga Mai was released in November 2022 and looks at how Māori have been mistreated over the centuries. Its ... More >>

AUT Launches Rainbow Research Portal – A World First

Thursday, 7 September 2023, 6:29 am | Auckland University of Technology

A new e-portal collating decades of Rainbow research will be launched by Auckland University of Technology (AUT) – the first collection of its type in the world. The e-portal, called Ia, will be unveiled on Wednesday 6 September at a special launch ... More >>

AUT Launches Te Aronui - Upholding Te Tiriti For The Benefit Of All

Wednesday, 2 August 2023, 11:17 am | AUT

A culture that views Te Tiriti o Waitangi as an opportunity to grow and prosper as a university, is the vision behind the newly launched Te Aronui Te Tiriti Framework at Te Wānanga Aronui o Tāmaki Makau Rau|Auckland University of Technology. The ... More >>

Aut Retains Top 100 Spot In 2023 Global Impact Rankings

Friday, 2 June 2023, 9:44 am | Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology’s (AUT) ongoing commitment to action on improving environmental, social, and economic outcomes has seen it again ranked in the world’s top 100 universities in the 2023 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings . The rankings ... More >>

New Data Highlights Working Conditions In Tourism And Hospitality

Wednesday, 1 March 2023, 11:11 am | Auckland University of Technology

New Zealand now has better data on working conditions in tourism and hospitality, for those on the frontline as well as for managers, following a survey of more than 900 people working in the industry. The He Tangata survey, conducted by AUT, was ... More >>

Media In 2022 – JMAD Media Ownership Report

Thursday, 8 December 2022, 11:20 am | Auckland University of Technology

The 2022 Aotearoa New Zealand Media Ownership Report from the AUT Journalism, Media & Democracy (JMAD) Research Centre observes that earlier plans to merge RNZ and TVNZ have been activated. The promise of government funds, the business case ... More >>

From Steno Pads And Shorthand To AI In Newsrooms

Monday, 5 December 2022, 2:54 pm | Auckland University of Technology

This year AUT celebrates 50 years of journalism education. Currently offered as a major in the Bachelor of Communication Studies, journalism was first taught in 1972 as a diploma. Since 1972, AUT has educated hundreds of people in journalism, ... More >>

Student Entrepreneurs Celebrated At Aut

Friday, 2 December 2022, 2:07 pm | Auckland University of Technology

AUT student innovators have been recognised for ideas ranging from a thermoelectric electricity generator to computerised equestrian equipment. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2212/f1409fb4d5b747daf242.jpeg" width="480" height="720"> The supreme winner of the X ... More >>

Study Shows How Dads' Involvement In Childcare Impacts Their Kids

Sunday, 30 October 2022, 2:51 pm | Auckland University of Technology

New AUT research offers surprising insights into how fathers are involved in childcare, and why their involvement matters.  Commissioned by the Ministry of Social Development (MSD), AUT’s NZ Work Research Institute (NZWRI) examined how, how much, ... More >>

AUT Claims Second Placed Ranking For The First Time

Wednesday, 12 October 2022, 2:10 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology (AUT) has for the first time been ranked New Zealand’s second placed university in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2023. The result in the THE rankings, which were released today, also further ... More >>

Sports, TV And New Zealanders

Wednesday, 21 September 2022, 10:37 am | Auckland University of Technology

Televised live sports events are an important part of cultural citizenship. AUT Communication Studies PhD scholar Rachel Peters argues that the loss of televised sports on New Zealand’s free-to-air TV channels, centred around an imperative is ... More >>

Treating The Stigma Of Chronic Pain

Tuesday, 13 September 2022, 11:57 am | Auckland University of Technology

Around 770,000 New Zealanders suffer from chronic pain. Chronic pain is a leading cause of disability that affects one in six adults worldwide, but it is poorly understood by the general public and many health professionals. As a result, people who live ... More >>

Over 10 Million People Have Sought Help For Gambling

Monday, 22 August 2022, 8:33 am | Auckland University of Technology

A systematic review, published in the scientific journal Addiction , has found that globally one in every 400 adults has sought help for gambling problems. This review is the first to estimate the global prevalence of help-seeking for gambling problems, ... More >>





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