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Study Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui at Otago

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Apply for the Bachelor of Arts (BA) through the Dunedin campus in 2020

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Apply for the Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons)) through the Dunedin campus in 2020

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Apply for the Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) through the Dunedin campus in 2020

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Apply for the Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad) through the Dunedin campus in 2020

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Apply for the Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts) through the Dunedin campus in 2020

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Overview

Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui focuses on the contemporary cultural, social, intellectual and economic development of Indigenous peoples in an international context. It is cross-disciplinary, combining Indigenous knowledge with a range of existing subjects. Graduates will develop a multi-disciplinary, culturally-inflected understanding of contemporary Indigenous concepts and issues, through cooperation, communication, and respect for differences.

Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui comprises a core of papers about Māori and other Indigenous concepts, values, ideas and practices. Students can also choose from a broad range of papers on Māori, Pacific and other Indigenous societies, in Te Tumu and elsewhere in the University, with a view to deepening their understanding of the selected field.

An undergraduate degree in Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui is an entry qualification to the Master of Indigenous Studies and Master of Arts in Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui.

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Contact details

Dr Lyn Carter
Programme Co-ordinator
Tel +64 3 479 3049
Email lynette.carter@otago.ac.nz
Website otago.ac.nz/tetumu

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Qualifications

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Programme Requirements

Bachelor of Arts (BA) majoring in Indigenous Development  / He Kura Matanui

Level Papers Points
100-level

MAOR 102  Māori Society

MAOR 110  Introduction to Conversational Māori

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18

200-level

MAOR 202  Māori and Tikanga

Two of ANTH 204, ANTH 205, ANTH 206, ANTH 208, GEOG 278, HIST 223, HIST 246, MAOR 203, MAOR 204, MAOR 207, MAOR 208, MAOR 210, MAOR 211, MAOR 212, MAOR 213, MFCO 212, PACI 201, PACI 210, POLS 202, POLS 207, PUBH 203, SPAN 243, SPEX 206

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300-level

INDV 301 Māori and Indigenous Development: Governance and Ethics  or  INDV 302  Whakapapa and Marae

Three of ANTH 324, ECON 303, ENGL 332, GEOG 378, HIST 327, INDV 307, MANT 341, MAOR 303, MAOR 304, MAOR 307, MAOR 308, MAOR 310, MAOR 311, MAOR 312, MAOR 313, MAOR 316, MART 305, MFCO 318, PACI 301, PACI 310, SPAN 343, SPEX 306, TOUR 301, TOUR 306

Note: 300-level papers selected should be consistent with interdisciplinary choices at 200-level. Approved papers may be drawn from those offered by other Divisions.

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54

Plus

198 further points; must include 54 points at 200-level or above.

Up to 90 points may be taken from outside Arts (See Note below).

198
Total   360

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Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons)) in Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui

Papers

Note: 400-level papers selected should be consistent with interdisciplinary choices at 300-level. Approved papers may be drawn from those offered by other Divisions.

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Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts) in Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui

The Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts) programme in Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui is the same as the programme for the degree of Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons)).

Note: 400-level papers selected should be consistent with interdisciplinary choices at 300-level. Approved papers may be drawn from those offered by other Divisions.

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Master of Arts (Coursework) (MA(Coursework)) in Indigenous Development/He Kura Matanui

Papers

INGS 501 may be substituted for one 400-level paper

Note: 400-level papers selected should be consistent with interdisciplinary choices at 300-level. Approved papers may be drawn from those offered by other Divisions.

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Master of Arts (Thesis) (MA(Thesis)) in Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui

Thesis
  • Thesis: INDV 5

Note: Students who have not completed a Bachelor of Arts (BA(Hons)) in Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui or a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts) in Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui must complete the required papers for the BA(Hons) in Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui prior to undertaking the thesis.

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Minor Subject Requirements

Indigenous Development / He Kura Matanui as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, or BASc degree

Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree

Papers Points

Five papers:

MAOR 202 Māori and Tikanga

Four of ANTH 204, ANTH 205, ANTH 206, ANTH 208, GEOG 278, HIST 223, HIST 246, INDV 301, INDV 302, INDV 307, MAOR 102, MAOR 110, MAOR 203, MAOR 204, MAOR 207, MAOR 208, MAOR 210, MAOR 211, MAOR 212, MAOR 213, MFCO 212, PACI 101, PACI 201, PACI 210, POLS 202, POLS 207, PUBH 203, SPAN 243, including at least one of INDV 301, INDV 302, INDV 307.

 

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