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LAWS459 Treaty of Waitangi

Examination of issues relating to the Treaty of Waitangi.

The focus of this paper will be contemporary legislation, litigation and Waitangi Tribunal inquiries concerning Treaty issues and Māori property rights. We will examine in more depth the place of the Treaty in the New Zealand state legal system, building on its consideration in Public Law.

Paper title Treaty of Waitangi
Paper code LAWS459
Subject Law
EFTS 0.1000
Points 15 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $633.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,720.00

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Prerequisite
LAWS 204 and 66 further LAWS points
Pre or Corequisite
Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
Limited to
LLB, LLB(Hons)
Notes
Not all optional papers will be available in any given year.
Teaching staff
Professor John Dawson
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Analysis of contemporary legislation, litigation and Waitangi Tribunal inquiries concerning Treaty issues and Māori property rights.
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Examination of issues relating to the Treaty of Waitangi.

The focus of this paper will be contemporary legislation, litigation and Waitangi Tribunal inquiries concerning Treaty issues and M?üori property rights. We will examine in more depth the place of the Treaty in the New Zealand state legal system, building on its consideration in Public Law.

Paper title Treaty of Waitangi
Paper code LAWS459
Subject Law
EFTS 0.1000
Points 15 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $646.20
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,856.00

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Prerequisite
LAWS 204 and 66 further LAWS points
Pre or Corequisite
Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
Limited to
LLB, LLB(Hons)
Notes
Not all optional papers will be available in any given year.
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor John Dawson
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Analysis of contemporary legislation, litigation and Waitangi Tribunal inquiries concerning Treaty issues and MÄori property rights.

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 14:00-14:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 14:00-14:50 28-34, 36-41