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Paper title Special Topic
Paper code PACI210
Subject Pacific Islands Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $886.35
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,766.35

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Prerequisite
PACI 101 or 18 points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact
michelle.schaaf@otago.ac.nz
maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Michelle Schaaf
Textbooks
A course book with selected readings will be available for use in the Central Library on reserve. This course reader will also be available for purchase from the School office (the price of the course book has yet to be confirmed).
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

To be advised when next offered

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Timetable

Not offered in 2019

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

This paper offers an introduction to Pacific Education in New Zealand and the Pacific region. The focus is on education and knowledge systems in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, and the impacts of these systems on Pacific peoples' academic achievement. 

Paper title Special Topic
Paper code PACI210
Subject Pacific Islands Studies
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period 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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Prerequisite
PACI 101 or 18 points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Contact

maori.studies@otago.ac.nz
Ph: 03 479 8674

Teaching staff

Dr Telesia Kalavite

Paper Structure

This course will look at selected topics of one, two hour lecture each week, with discussions on the associated readings and issues in small class tutorials once a week.

Teaching Arrangements
  • Internal Assessments 60%
  • Final Examination 40%
Textbooks

Readings will be advised on a course outline that will be available on Blackboard through e-Reserve.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to:

  • Discuss the purposes of Education for Pacific peoples in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands;
  • Demonstrate knowledge of New Zealand and Pacific Islands education and knowledge systems;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Pacific Education in New Zealand;
  • Critically analyse Pacific peoples academic performances in New Zealand education.

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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
A1 Wednesday 10:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Thursday 15:00-15:50 28-34, 36-41