This paper examines historical and contemporary migration to New Zealand with a particular focus on ethnicity and race. It analyses key debates and examines a number of methodological approaches. A key feature of the paper is the development of an online Migration Museum of Otago.
|Paper title||A Topic in New Zealand History|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2018, expected to be offered in 2019|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,098.05|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,352.87|
- Pre or Corequisite
- 48 300-level HIST points
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of History, Art History & Visual Culture's website
- Teaching staff
- Professor Angela McCarthy
- Teaching Arrangements
- Course material will be made available electronically.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical
thinking, Cultural understanding, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate broad knowledge of the patterns and processes of migration to New Zealand in its global context
- Demonstrate knowledge of the main interdisciplinary themes and debates relating to migration, race and ethnicity in New Zealand
- Evaluate diverse interdisciplinary concepts and perspectives about migration
- Evaluate the key benefits, drawbacks and interpretations of primary and secondary sources
- Communicate effectively both in writing and verbally
- Demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team.