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Dr Sophie Nock

Iwi: Ngāti Kurī


Qualifications: BA(Hons) Waikato, MA Waikato, PGDiP Waikato, CELTA Cambridge, PhD Waikato


sophnock@waikato.ac.nz

Senior Lecturer / Pūkenga Matua

Research Interests

Theory and practice of language/second language teaching and learning, teaching methodologies and pedagogies, Māori tikanga, and Māori Development.

Papers Taught

REOM101 - Introduction to Conversational Māori for Absolute Beginners
REOM112 - Te Reo Māori: Introductory 2
REOM290 - He Rangahau Kaupapa Kōrero Motuhake: Directed Study
REOM390 - He Ketuketunga Kaupapa Kōrero: Directed Study

Recent Publications

  • Oetzel, J. G., Cameron, M. P., Simpson, M. L., Reddy, R., Nock, S., Greensill, H., . . . Hokowhitu, B. (2020). Kaumātua Mana Motuhake: peer education intervention to help Māori elders during later-stage life transitions. BMC Geriatrics, 20(1), 1-13. doi:10.1186/s12877-020-01590-z

  • Oetzel, J. G., Hokowhitu, B., Simpson, M., Nock, S., & Reddy, R. (2020). Addressing life transitions of aging: Integrating indigenous and communication theory to develop a tuakana‐teina/peer educator model. In H. D. O'Hair, M. J. O'Hair, E. B. Hester, & S. Geegan (Eds.), The Handbook of Applied Communication Research (pp. 29-45). Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781119399926.ch2

  • Almeida, D. A., & Nock, S. (2019). Colonial education systems & educational emancipation to the new millennium, a perspective from Māori & native american. In Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference (NAISA). Conference held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Oetzel, J., Reddy, R., Nock, S., Simpson, M., & Hokowhitu, B. (2019). Kaumātua mana Matohake: A pre-/post-test clustered staggered peer education intervention to help Māori elders work through later-stage life transitions. In 23rd International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) World Conference on Health Promotion,. Conference held in Rotorua, Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Nock, Dr Sophie 4294 sophnock ITS.G.40 Te Pua Wananga ki te Ao

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