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PACI310 Special Topic: Sino Pasifika - Pacific Bodies

A critical examination of outsider (European/Euro-American) views and insider (Indigenous) notions of the Pacific body and how these notions have evolved over time. The paper will explore several cultural, spiritual and physical rituals associated with the Pacific body such as haircutting, ear piercing, kava ceremony, tattooing, massage and physicality.

Paper title Special Topic: Sino Pasifika - Pacific Bodies
Paper code PACI310
Subject Pacific Islands Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017, expected to be offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Prerequisite
PACI 201 or PACI 210 or an approved 200-level paper relevant to the Pacific Islands in ANTH, GEND, GEOG, HIST or MFCO
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
michelle.schaaf@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Michelle Schaaf
Paper Structure
Internal assessment 100%
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
To be advised when next offered

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017, expected to be offered in 2019

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

A critical examination of outsider (European/Euro-American) views and insider (Indigenous) notions of the Pacific body and how these notions have evolved over time. The paper will explore several cultural, spiritual and physical rituals associated with the Pacific body such as haircutting, ear piercing, kava ceremony, tattooing, massage and physicality.

Paper title Special Topic: Sino Pasifika - Pacific Bodies
Paper code PACI310
Subject Pacific Islands Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
PACI 201 or PACI 210 or an approved 200-level paper relevant to the Pacific Islands in ANTH, GEND, GEOG, HIST or MFCO
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
michelle.schaaf@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Michelle Schaaf
Paper Structure
Internal assessment 100%
Textbooks
To be advised
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
To be advised when next offered.

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Timetable

Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2019

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None