Welcome to Research Bank, our open research repository that includes research produced by students and staff while affiliated with Unitec, Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT), Otago Polytechnic, Toi Ohomai and Southern Institute of Technology (SIT). These institutes are part of Te Pūkenga. It is intended to facilitate scholarly communication and shared access to our research outputs.

  • Dirt under our fingernails: Daylighting waste at the Dome 

    Budgett, Jeanette (enigma : he aupiki, 2022-03-29)
    [...] How might this “productivist bias” be countered by taking erosion, breakdown and decay as our starting points? In this article I explore this possibility with respect to a controversial proposed landfill in Dome ...
  • The role of VET teachers in the future 

    Maurice-Takerei, Lisa; Anderson, Helen (2021-09)
    Introductory ideas 'Invisible' work The reform of VET in Aotearoa A role for VET teachers VET teachers Teaching in VET Skills and knowledge required Practices that lead to health quality teaching A professional ...
  • People of the city: Observing but also being observed 

    Kim, Young Kyung (Kyle) (2022)
    RESEARCH QUESTION How can a sense of public life be enhanced through architecture? ABSTRACT Public urban space has always been the essential element to consider in creating opportunities for socialising and allowing ...
  • Disruption in the classroom: When hands on becomes hands off 

    Heath, Samantha; Perry, Amanda; Kabbar, Eltahir; Palfreyman, Sue (2022-07-01)
    New Zealand’s lockdown response during the COVID-19 pandemic significantly impacted the vocational education sector. Teachers were required to make a rapid transition from familiar, face-to-face teaching and learning to ...
  • Five new additions to the lichenized mycobiota of the Aotearoa / New Zealand archipelago 

    Marshall, Andrew; Blanchon, Dan; Aptroot, A.; Lücking, R.; de Lange, Peter (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, 2022-06-27)
    As part of ongoing studies of the lichenized mycobiota of the Aotearoa / New Zealand archipelago we provide formal documentation of the occurrence of Alyxoria ochrocheila, Anisomeridium anisolobum, Fissurina dumastii, ...

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