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MAOR108 Waiata: Te Tīmatanga

An introductory study of various forms of waiata (Māori performing art) including haka from traditional to contemporary times. A practicum component is also included.

This paper is offered as one of the Māori Performing Arts papers. It is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn various waiata and haka and understand a Māori worldview from the basis of the Māori language and Māori customary lore as expressed through the medium of the performing arts.

Paper title Waiata: Te Tīmatanga
Paper code MAOR108
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,018.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Karyn Paringatai
Paper Structure
Internal assessment 50%
Examination 50%
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Cultural understanding, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this paper students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Māori performing arts through performance
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the forms of language used in the Māori performing arts as a medium for the expression of a Māori worldview
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the significance of the Māori performing arts in relation to the Māori language and Māori customary lore

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 12:00-12:50 9-15, 17-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
P1 Tuesday 14:00-15:50 9-15, 18-22
P2 Tuesday 17:00-17:50 9-15, 18-22

An introductory study of various forms of waiata (Māori performing art) including haka from traditional to contemporary times. A practicum component is also included.

This paper is offered as one of the Māori Performing Arts papers. It is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn various waiata and haka and understand a Māori worldview from the basis of the Māori language and Māori customary lore as expressed through the medium of the performing arts.

Paper title Waiata: Te Tīmatanga
Paper code MAOR108
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,038.45
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,656.70

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Karyn Paringatai
Paper Structure
Internal assessment 50%
Examination 50%
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Cultural understanding, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this paper students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Māori performing arts through performance
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the forms of language used in the Māori performing arts as a medium for the expression of a Māori worldview
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the significance of the Māori performing arts in relation to the Māori language and Māori customary lore

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 12:00-12:50 9-13, 15-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
P1 Tuesday 14:00-17:50 9-13, 15-22