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MAOR102 Māori Society

An introduction to the theory and practice of Māori culture and society in traditional and contemporary contexts.

A basic understanding of Māori cultural concepts and the historical context within which Māori society has developed to its contemporary position is critical to New Zealand's development. A student who completes this paper will be equipped with the knowledge and cultural awareness to participate more fully in New Zealand society. The student will also develop a broader indigenous perspective that can be applied globally.

Paper title Māori Society
Paper code MAOR102
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points 18 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $886.35
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,766.35

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff

Teaching Fellow: Erica Newman

Paper Structure
Internal assessment 60%
Final examination 40%
Teaching Arrangements
This paper is team-taught and convened by Erica Newman.
Textbooks

Te Kō Para Para, An introduction to the Māori World (Auckland University Press 2018), Edited by M Reilly, S Duncan, G Leoni, L Paterson,L Carter, M Rātima, P Rewi

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
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 worldview and an understanding of the development of Māori society
  • Apply an understanding of concepts prevalent in a Māori worldview in assessing actions and events in New Zealand's history
  • Critically discuss the impact of the colonisation on the development of Māori society
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Māori society from an indigenous perspective as it exists in a contemporary context

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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
A1 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 9-16, 18-22
Thursday 12:00-12:50 9-16, 18-22

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 10-16, 18-22
A2 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 10-16, 18-22
A3 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 10-16, 18-22
A4 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 10-16, 18-22
A5 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 10-16, 18-22
A6 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 10-16, 18-22
A7 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 10-16, 18-22
A8 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 10-16, 18-22
A9 Thursday 10:00-10:50 10-16, 18-22
A10 Thursday 10:00-10:50 10-16, 18-22
A11 Thursday 11:00-11:50 10-16, 18-22
A12 Thursday 11:00-11:50 10-16, 18-22
A13 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 10-16, 18-22
A14 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 10-16, 18-22

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
A2 Tuesday 16:00-16:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 16:00-16:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A2 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A3 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A4 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A5 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A6 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A7 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
A8 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
A9 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
A10 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
A11 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
A12 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
A13 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A14 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A15 Thursday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A16 Thursday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A17 Thursday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A18 Thursday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A19 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
A20 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
A21 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A22 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A23 Friday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A24 Friday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A25 Friday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A26 Friday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A27 Thursday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
A28 Thursday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41

An introduction to the theory and practice of Māori culture and society in traditional and contemporary contexts.

A basic understanding of Māori cultural concepts and the historical context within which Māori society has developed to its contemporary position is critical to New Zealand's development. A student who completes this paper will be equipped with the knowledge and cultural awareness to participate more fully in New Zealand society. The student will also develop a broader indigenous perspective that can be applied globally.

Paper title Māori Society
Paper code MAOR102
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points 18 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2020 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 479 8674
Teaching staff

Teaching Fellow: Dr Erica Newman

Paper Structure
Internal assessment 60%
Final examination 40%
Teaching Arrangements

This paper is team-taught and co-ordinated by Dr Erica Newman.

Textbooks

Te Kōparapara, An introduction to the Māori World (Auckland University Press 2018), Edited by M Reilly, S Duncan, G Leoni, L Paterson, L Carter, M Rātima, P Rewi

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
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 worldview and an understanding of the development of Māori society
  • Apply an understanding of concepts prevalent in a Māori worldview in assessing actions and events in New Zealand's history
  • Critically discuss the impact of the colonisation on the development of Māori society
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Māori society from an indigenous perspective as it exists in a contemporary context

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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
A1 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 9-15, 17-22
Thursday 12:00-12:50 9-15, 17-22

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 10-15, 17-22
A2 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 10-15, 17-22
A3 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 10-15, 17-22
A4 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 10-15, 17-22
A5 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 10-15, 17-22
A6 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 10-15, 17-22
A7 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 10-15, 17-22
A8 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 10-15, 17-22
A9 Thursday 10:00-10:50 10-15, 17-22
A10 Thursday 10:00-10:50 10-15, 17-22
A11 Thursday 11:00-11:50 10-15, 17-22
A12 Thursday 11:00-11:50 10-15, 17-22
A13 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 10-15, 17-22
A14 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 10-15, 17-22

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41
A2 Tuesday 16:00-16:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 16:00-16:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A2 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A3 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A4 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A5 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A6 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A7 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
A8 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
A9 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
A10 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
A11 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
A12 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
A13 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A14 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A15 Thursday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A16 Thursday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A17 Thursday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A18 Thursday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A19 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
A20 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
A21 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A22 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
A23 Friday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A24 Friday 10:00-10:50 29-34, 36-41
A25 Friday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41
A26 Friday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-41