• A case study of a mentoring programme at Bahrain Polytechnic

      Watt, Lois Anne (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      This study looks at the mentoring experiences of sixteen participants actively involved in a mentoring programme at Bahrain Polytechnic, a newly established tertiary educational provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain. A mentoring ...
    • Case Study Research Exploring the Impact of Material Poverty on a Child’s Patterns of Occupation

      Leadley, Simon John (Auckland University of Technology, 2019)
      Poverty breaches tamariki/children’s rights and is socially unjust, as it has negative effects on their health and well-being that could be prevented. Growing up in poverty is associated with a sense of loss, feelings of ...
    • Casting Off

      Lees, Susanne (Auckland University of Technology, 2019)
      This thesis consists of a full-length screenplay for a feature film called Casting Off. A summary of the screenplay is as follows: For the last 25 years, Kiwi Elle has half slumbered through Asian Capitals, setting up ...
    • Catch the wahine and win: (re) addressing the Polynesian

      Christiansen, Lurlene (Auckland University of Technology, 2003)
      This exegesis investigates the historical practice of re-producing stereotypical spectacles of “Polynesian” women through the medium of photography and, compares and contrasts the continuing shaping of Pacific Island ...
    • Catch them when they fall

      Tau'au-Filisi, Helen Fa'amotu (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      In 1991, Ela returns to teach at Southside High school as a first year English teacher in Otara, South Auckland after a seven year absence in tertiary study. She too had been schooled in South Auckland schools in Mangere ...
    • Causal mechanisms of technological fit in a knowledge work environment

      Brown, David (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      This work provides an explanatory study focused on the workplace interaction that occurs among people, the tasks they perform and the suitability of the technologies they use to perform those tasks. The study is informed ...
    • Causes of truancy from mainstream education for a group of Pasifika students enrolled in alternative education

      Baleinakorodawa, Leronio (Auckland University of Technology, 2009)
      Research on the causes of truancy from mainstream education suggest that a range of factors such as poverty, ethnicity, the quality of relationship between students and teachers, and the nature of the classroom environment ...
    • Celebrity Endorsers vs. Social Influencers

      Soma, Vrinda (Auckland University of Technology, 2019)
      The purpose of this research is to measure how effective social influencers and celebrity endorsers are in persuading individuals to like, purchase and/or share information about a brand or specific product. Previous ...
    • CGNet Swara: Journalism and governance in rural India

      Inamdar, Surabhi (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      CGNet Swara is a voice based citizen journalism platform, created for the rural and the marginalized people of rural Chhattisgarh. This system enables the callers to record their issues of local interest, as well as listen ...
    • Challenges and barriers experienced by women sex workers to accessing HIV/AIDS services in Chandigarh, Northern India

      Sodhi, Supreetinder (Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
      Despite advances in access to HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services in recent years, the epidemic continues to grow. To make steady gains in achieving the Millennium Development Goals of empowering women by ...
    • Challenges and Facilitators Influencing Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Among South Asian Migrant Women in New Zealand

      Silva, Wasani (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      This qualitative descriptive study was conducted to fill the knowledge gap identified in the past literature by answering the research question, what are the challenges and facilitators influencing physical activity and ...
    • Challenges Faced by Female Chefs in the Kenyan Hospitality Industry: A Study Through an African Oral Tradition of Storytelling

      Orido, Charles Oluoch (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Female chefs experience many challenges in the male-dominated chef profession. Research shows that female chefs face challenges of promotion, low pay, work-life balance, burnout and sexual harassment (Fungai, Monica, & ...
    • The challenges faced by teachers of Japanese in New Zealand secondary schools

      Haba, Kimiko (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      This research aims to investigate current challenges that Japanese language teachers are facing in New Zealand secondary schools. There have been many studies on the challenges of foreign language provision in New Zealand, ...
    • Challenges facing conference and television interpreters

      Issa, Shareef (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      Interpreting is a challenging task, involving difficulties with individual speakers, culture-bound references, environmental factors, to name a few, and even more so in the conference and television interpreting setting. ...
    • Challenges in Windows 8 operating system for digital forensic investigations

      Goh, TingTing (Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      Windows 8 was released in October 2012 and was followed by Windows 8.1 in October 2013. It was hypothesised that the improvements in Windows 8 and new features of Windows 8 may cause new challenges to digital forensic ...
    • The challenges of health promotion within African communities in New Zealand

      Tuwe, Kudakwashe (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      The current study seeks to identify the key health promotion challenges faced by New Zealand African communities. I used a phenomenological approach to critically examine the meanings and experiences of participants on ...
    • The Challenges of Learning Academic Vocabulary Among Postgraduate Saudi Students at New Zealand Universities

      Aldawsari, Hadi (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      The acquisition and use of academic vocabulary has a direct impact on educational outcomes for L2 students, in academic preparation programmes, undergraduate studies and postgraduate work. This study investigated the ...
    • Challenging Fates

      Kirby, Adam Peter (Auckland University of Technology, 2012)
      Challenging Fates is a novel set at the time of the First World War which proposes an alternative history of the period. It approaches this in two ways. The chronology begins with the actual events of the outbreak of World ...
    • Change in Physical Activity During Active Treatment of Cardiac Patients

      Tahana, Leon Winstone (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Sedentary secular, domestic, and recreational behaviour is a major risk factor (RF) for cardiovascular disease (CVD). This study examines the quality of at-home physical activity (PA) and how it relates to physical fitness ...
    • Change in Seasons

      Kim, Maria (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      My project aims to address the research question of whether or not the central relationship in a film draws out change from both characters and solves the unresolved conflicts within each of them. When summarized, the ...