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MAOR120 Introducing the Māori World

An introduction to the Māori world, including cultural concepts and practices, Treaty of Waitangi, pronunciation, greetings, songs, and forms of language appropriate to work contexts. Includes cultural experience practicum.

Suitable for all professionals working in the University environment who wish to:

  • Develop a basic conversational fluency and proficiency in the pronunciation of Māori language used within the University of Otago
  • Develop aural confidence in listening to basic Māori language
  • Learn two Māori waiata that can be used within University forums
  • Develop a basic knowledge of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its implications on the University of Otago as a workplace

Paper title Introducing the Māori World
Paper code MAOR120
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (13 November 2017 - 15 December 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Restriction
(MAOR 102 and MAOR 110) or any other more advanced Māori language paper.
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
Students who have completed both MAOR 102 and 110, or any more advanced Māori language paper, are not eligible to enrol in this paper.
Eligibility
All University staff
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Craig Hall
Paper Convenor: Dr Matiu Ratima
Paper Structure
This paper introduces the Māori world, including cultural concepts and practices, Treaty of Waitangi, pronunciation, greetings, songs and forms of language appropriate to work contexts.

Internal assessment 100%
Teaching Arrangements
Includes a Practicum
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will be expected to gain the following from this paper:
  • Introductory competency in aspects of the Māori language: pronunciation, greetings and other appropriate forms of language
  • Introductory competency in the performance of select Māori composition
  • An understanding of University treaty-related documents
  • An understanding of appropriate key Māori concepts
  • Demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of Te Ao Māori in the context of a Māori cultural experience

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (13 November 2017 - 15 December 2017)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-11:50 46-50
Thursday 10:00-11:50 46-50
Friday 10:00-11:50 49

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Wednesday 14:00-15:50 46-50
T2 Friday 09:00-10:50 46-48, 50
T3 Wednesday 12:00-13:50 46-50
T4 Friday 12:00-13:50 46-48, 50

An introduction to the Māori world, including cultural concepts and practices, Treaty of Waitangi, pronunciation, greetings, songs, and forms of language appropriate to work contexts. Includes cultural experience practicum.

Suitable for all professionals working in the University environment who wish to:

  • Develop a basic conversational fluency and proficiency in the pronunciation of Māori language used within the University of Otago
  • Develop aural confidence in listening to basic Māori language
  • Learn two Māori waiata that can be used within University forums
  • Develop a basic knowledge of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its implications on the University of Otago as a workplace

Paper title Introducing the Māori World
Paper code MAOR120
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (21 November 2018 - 14 December 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $868.95
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,656.70

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Restriction
(MAOR 102 and MAOR 110) or any other more advanced Māori language paper.
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
Students who have completed both MAOR 102 and 110, or any more advanced Māori language paper, are not eligible to enrol in this paper.
Eligibility
All University staff.
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Craig Hall
Paper Structure
This paper introduces the Māori world, including cultural concepts and practices, Treaty of Waitangi, pronunciation, greetings, songs and forms of language appropriate to work contexts.

Internal assessment 100%
Teaching Arrangements
Includes a Practicum.
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will be expected to gain the following from this paper:
  • Introductory competency in aspects of the Māori language: pronunciation, greetings and other appropriate forms of language
  • Introductory competency in the performance of select Māori composition
  • An understanding of University treaty-related documents
  • An understanding of appropriate key Māori concepts
  • Demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of Te Ao Māori in the context of a Māori cultural experience

^ Top of page

Timetable

1st Non standard period (21 November 2018 - 14 December 2018)

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-11:50 46-50
Thursday 10:00-11:50 46-50

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Wednesday 14:00-15:50 46-50
T2 Friday 09:00-10:50 46-50