Akoaga : efficacy, agency, achievement and success in the tertiary sector : focus on students and parents from Pasifika communities

Author: Marat, Deepa; Papoutsaki, Evangelia; Latu, Savae; Aumua, Linda; Talakai, Malia; Sun, Kang

Date: 2011-01-01

Publisher: Unitec ePress

Type: Unclassified

Link to this item using this URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10652/2691

Abstract

The term akoaga has a pan-Polynesian origin and meaning. In the Samoan language, the term can be broken into two root words, ako and aga. Ako or ato means basket and aga means measurements associated with weaving.

Subjects: Pasifika students, tertiary education, student success, 130311 Pacific Peoples Education, 130103 Higher Education

Copyright: ©2011 Deepa Marat, Evangelia Papoutsaki, Savae Latu, Linda Aumua, Malia Talakai & Kang Sun. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form or by any means without written permission of the research team.