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Departments and Schools

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Neke atu i te 80 ngā tari akoranga o Te Whare Wānanga o Otāgo, e 4 ngā Wāhanga- Te Kura Tauhokohoko, Te Kura Pūtaiao Hauora, Te Kete Aronui me Te Rohe a Ahikāroa. Ka whakaako te nuinga o ēnei tari, kura hoki, i ngā pepa me ngā kaupapa o tōna mātua aho mātauranga He maha ngā pepa ka taea mō te tohu paetahi rerekē!

Academic Departments and Schools at the University of Otago are divided into four academic divisions. Many departments and schools teach subjects and papers specific to their area of expertise. Staff from many academic departments also teach in subjects and papers from other academic areas.

School of Business

The School of Business is housed in the purpose-built Commerce Building. The School teaches major subjects for the BCom degree as well as many postgraduate diplomas and degrees including the MBA programme. The Division of Commerce website is available at http://www.otago.ac.nz/business.

Division of Health Sciences

The Division of Health Sciences consists of the Faculty of Medicine, which administers the School of Medical Sciences and three clinical Schools of Medicine located in Christchurch, Dunedin and Wellington, and the Schools of Dentistry, Pharmacy and Physiotherapy. The Division of Health Sciences website is available at http://www.otago.ac.nz/healthsciences.

Division of Humanities

The Division of Humanities at Otago is one of the most innovative and progressive in New Zealand. Humanities cover the major fields of the Arts and Social Sciences. The Division consists of 15 departments and includes professional programmes in Law, Education, and Social Work. The Division of Humanities website is available at http://www.otago.ac.nz/humanities.

Division of Sciences

The Division of Sciences is responsible for a full range of sciences including degree programmes in Consumer and Applied Sciences, Physical Education, and Surveying. The Division is a leader in many areas of genetic research and computer and information technology. The Division of Sciences website is available at http://www.otago.ac.nz/sciences.