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HIST431 Special Topic: Peopling New Zealand Since 1840: Migration, Race, and Ethnicity

Paper title Special Topic: Peopling New Zealand Since 1840: Migration, Race, and Ethnicity
Paper code HIST431
Subject History
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,120.06
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,439.89

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Pre or Corequisite
48 300-level HIST points
Contact
To be advised.
Teaching staff
To be advised.
Textbooks
Course materials will be made available electronically.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Research, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
To be advised.

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Timetable

Not offered in 2019

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

Special Topic: Peopling New Zealand: Migration, Race and Ethnicity

Prescription: This course examines historical and contemporary migration to New Zealand. A key feature of the course is for students to contribute to the on-line Migration Museum of Dunedin.

This course, for Honours students, focuses on several migrant and refugee groups to examine historical and contemporary migration to New Zealand. Themes include motives for migration, discrimination, identities, and trauma. A key feature of the course is for students to contribute to the on-line Migration Museum of Dunedin.

This paper is 100% internally assessed.

Paper title Special Topic: Peopling New Zealand Since 1840: Migration, Race, and Ethnicity
Paper code HIST431
Subject History
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,142.40
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,661.93

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Pre or Corequisite
48 300-level HIST points
Contact

angela.mccarthy@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Professor Angela McCarthy

Textbooks
Course materials will be made available electronically.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the key causes and consequences of migration to New Zealand in the past and present;
  • Examine key themes in relation to the settlement of diverse migrant and refugee groups;
  • Interrogate multidisciplinary approaches to the study of migration;
  • Critique and utilise skills in qualitative and quantitative methodologies.

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Timetable

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Thursday 10:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41