Broadly focused on New Zealand’s people, history and literature, New Zealand Studies/Akoranga Aotearoa equips you with a sound working knowledge of the Māori language and customs, New Zealand music, film and theatre, classic and contemporary New Zealand literature, and the history of Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Three core papers provide common ground for you when selecting your programme of study from a wide range of subject areas.
New Zealand Studies can be taken as a supporting subject for the following undergraduate degree, or as a supporting subject for most other University undergraduate degrees:
- Bachelor of Arts
- Certificate of Arts
- Diploma of Arts
Study New Zealand Studies/Akoranga Aotearoa in any of these qualifications
New Zealand Studies/Akoranga Aotearoa is available as a supporting subject for the BA. New Zealand Studies/Akoranga Aotearoa may also be taken as a supporting subject within other undergraduate degrees, subject to academic approval of the Faculty or School of Studies in which the student is enrolled.
To complete a supporting subject in New Zealand Studies/Akoranga Aotearoa, students must include either REOM111 or TIKA163 and at least one of REOM211, REOM212 or TIKA263 in their programme of study.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences:
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