Faculty of Education and Social Work


The Richard Tinning Research Unit (RTRU)


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The Richard Tinning Research Unit (RTRU) provides an intellectual hub for scholars working in the field of critical studies in Health Education, Physical Education, and Sports Studies. It focuses  on doing research into the areas of health, physical activity and movement culture in ways that inform new education policy, programmes and practices.

  • Our Students

    Doctoral students studying within the unit.

  • Programmes and courses

    View the programmes and courses developed by University of Auckland staff, many of whom are also members of the Richard Tinning Research Centre.