• Transitioning into an innovative learning environment: Perceptions and experiences of longer-tenured and newly appointed teachers

      Lamberton, Fiona (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Recent Ministry of Education (MOE) policy in New Zealand has encouraged schools to create Innovative Learning Environments (ILEs); environments that provide flexibility and openness so learning can be personalised according ...
    • Translating Derrida: A question of style: An exposition of processes of translation

      McNamara, Moata (Auckland University of Technology, 2005)
      This thesis is an anthropophagic translation3 of Éperons – Spurs by Jacques Derrida, a translation devouring the ‘original’ text, which will be shown to be already a devouring of other texts in other languages, in the ...
    • Translocation

      Sun, Linda (Auckland University of Technology, 2004)
      In recent years China has become increasingly more exposed to the influences of western culture, this has motivated me to explore the place of traditional Chinese cultural beliefs and virtue amongst contemporary Chinese ...
    • Transvirt: doing the digital body

      Lal, Pritika (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      This practice-led research project is an exploration of the artist’s body as it relates to digital media. Grounded with feminist discourse, this is an emergent creative practice that uses collage and sketching to absorb ...
    • Travelling space: locating in-between

      James, David (Auckland University of Technology, 2008)
      This art project concerns itself with the notion of travelling space as a continuous state of experience perceived by a traveller, in contrast to something that has previously taken place. Travelling space takes into account ...
    • Traversing Memory: the last days of the old Mangere bridge

      Alleyne, Hannah (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      We rely very heavily on things, environments, or people external from ourselves to preserve our own memories. Mnemonic reminders, whether they are visual, aural, olfactory, or tactile, reinforce our memories, strengthening ...
    • Treatment of Prostate Cancer With Fucoidan of Low Molecular Weights in Combination With Guanine-rich Oligonucleotide Therapy

      Yang, Xu (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Three oncogenes, ErbB receptors, Ras proteins and nucleolin, may contribute to malignant transformation of healthy cells. Previously, mutant Ras was shown to be capable of activating ErbB receptors in a ligand-independent ...
    • Triage codes: a predictor of nursing care time in the emergency department

      Gabolinscy, Brian (Auckland University of Technology, 2005)
      This thesis explores triage code as a predictor of direct nursing care time, thus its potential usefulness in a model for calculating and allocating nurse requirements in emergency departments. A framework for nursing work ...
    • Trial and error: does the public's right to know really mean the new media's right to reveal?

      Kiernan, Brenda (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      The growth of digital technologies over the last thirty years has meant that now, more than ever, the ways we access and communicate information has important ramifications when balancing the right of privacy with the ...
    • Tribal knowledge in early childhood education: a Ngāti Te Ata Waiohua case study

      Cornhill, Desma (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      The research has been designed to examine the overarching query: How tribal knowing is implicated in teaching and learning in early childhood education. Accordingly, this study is an investigation into the links between ...
    • Triwoman 2009: participant attributes and intentions

      Crofts, Catherine (Auckland University of Technology, 2010)
      The main objective of this thesis is to determine if the 2009 Triwoman series could attract insufficiently active women and encourage them to sustain a sufficient level of physical activity three months after the event. A ...
    • Trouble in paradise: experts' opinions on the current touristic situation in French Polynesia

      Perelli, Celine (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      The purpose of this thesis is to analyse the main contributors to the decline in tourist numbers in French Polynesia as seen by tourism and hospitality professionals. Tourism being the main source of revenue for the French ...
    • True fictions: The basis of identity and contextual reality in narrative performativity

      Brampton, Fear Taitimu (Auckland University of Technology, 2009)
      The thesis project focuses on the narrative and uses identity as its subject matter. The narrative is examined through digitally manipulated imagery as a dynamic system of performative sense making implicated in both ...
    • Trust Mining and analysis in complex systems

      Jiang, Jing (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      A complex system, as a collection of loosely coupled interacting components, can group and create functioning units together. Complex systems have become a powerful framework for describing, analysing, modelling systems ...
    • Trust-based energy aware geographical routing for smart grid communications networks

      Xiang, Ming (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      Smart Grid is the trend of next generation power distribution and management network that enable interactive communication and operation between consumers and suppliers, so as to achieve intelligent resource allocation ...
    • The Truth About Writing Teenage Fiction As I Now Know It

      Musson, Emma (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      Young adults. On the brink of adulthood, they wait, sometimes impatiently, for that day to arrive so they can be older, wiser, free of the constraints they often feel hold them back. It is during these years of growth and ...
    • Tukaiaia: A Digital Repository for the Preservation of Ngatiwai Knowledge

      Pelasio, John (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      This thesis consists of a written component and a practical component involving an interactive website archive with video content. The written component focuses on the source content, being Tukaiaia, a kaitiaki (guardian) ...
    • Turangawaewae: an exploration through painting

      Gossage, Aroha (Auckland University of Technology, 2015)
      This project explores painting in relation to concepts of tangata whenua (people of the land), whakapapa (genealogy) and turangawaewae (a place to stand) that is informed by cultural, historical and spiritual connections to ...
    • Turning Fact Into Fiction

      Haworth, Debra (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      The thesis, a novel titled Moving Forward, came about in response to my desire to examine the emotional experiences that seemed common among caregivers looking after their loved ones over protracted time frames. The novel ...
    • Tutors without borders: meeting the needs of Maori learners in a mainstream tertiary organisation

      Mullane, Tania Mary (Auckland University of Technology, 2011)
      Success of Māori learners within a mainstream tertiary organisation is not only a government priority, but is the present focus of all tertiary organisations within Aotearoa/New Zealand (TEC, 2010; Ministry of Education ...