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MAOR413 Te Tātari i Te Kaupapa - Māori and Indigenous Education

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A critical analysis of the inter-relationships between language, knowledge, culture and power in education in the struggle of indigenous peoples for self-determination, with a focus on empowering communities.

Paper title Te Tātari i Te Kaupapa - Māori and Indigenous Education
Paper code MAOR413
Subject Maori Studies
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2022 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,174.57
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Two 300-level EDUC, INDV, MAOR or PACI papers
Limited to
BA(Hons), PGDipArts, MInDs
May not be credited together with MAOR410 passed in 2015.
Teaching staff

Lecturer: Dr Tangiwai Rewi

Paper Structure

100% internally assessed.

Teaching Arrangements
This paper is taught on campus and via distance learning.

Course Reader.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Research, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to demonstrate
  • A knowledge of Kaupapa Māori Theory
  • A knowledge of how to apply Kaupapa Māori Theory in specific contexts
  • A knowledge of inter-relationships between knowledge, culture and power
  • A knowledge of how to promote Te Tiriti o Waitangi (in New Zealand) and similar legislation in other countries as a tool for emancipation and equity

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Not offered in 2022

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system