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    An examination of Māori culture in traditional and contemporary contexts.

    This paper will expand on some of the basic understandings of concepts prevalent in a Māori worldview, as introduced in MAOR 102.

    About this paper

    Paper title Māori and Tikanga
    Subject Maori Studies
    EFTS 0.15
    Points 18 points
    Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $981.75
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    MAOR 102
    MAOR 222
    Schedule C
    Arts and Music

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    Teaching staff

    Dr Erica Newman

    Paper Structure
    Internal assessment 100%

    Tikanga Māori. Mead H.M, Mead S.M.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Research, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students, on the completion of this paper, will be able to:

    • Understand, through practical application, concepts prevalent in a Māori worldview
    • Have a deeper understanding of Māori customary concepts in traditional contexts
    • Be conscious of a Māori worldview in contemporary contexts


    Semester 1

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Friday 10:00-11:50 9-12, 15-22


    Stream Days Times Weeks
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    A1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 10-13, 15-22
    A2 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 10-13, 15-22
    A3 Tuesday 11:00-11:50 10-13, 15-22
    A4 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 10-13, 15-22
    A5 Tuesday 13:00-13:50 10-13, 15-22
    A6 Tuesday 14:00-14:50 10-13, 15-22
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