Te Mahi Rangahau: Māori and Pacific Research Methods and Issues

MAOR570-17A (HAM)

30.0 points

He kaupapa tēnei hei wānanga huarahi maha o te rangahau kei te āta mohiotia. Kei konei ngā kōrero whakaata atu i te “Rangahau Kaupapa Māori.” Ka whakahaerengia te kaupapa e hiahiatia ana, tae atu ki te tuhinga o te mahi rangahau. He huarahi anō hoki kei tēnei akoranga hei: wānanga kaupapa, rangahau ai pātai, ngā hononga i waenga i te pātai, te huarahi whai, me ngā ara whakaata rangahau, te mahi kohi kōrero, wetewete i ngā kohinga kōrero, whakatau huarahi kohi kōrero, whakareri kaupapa rangahau, me te tuhi i ngā mahi rangahau (i konei hoki ko te tohu whakamārama i ō huarahi kohi kōrero me ōna tohutohu). He tino hua tēnei kaupapa mō aua ākonga kei te hiahia tuhi i te tuhinga roa.

This paper covers a range of research issues. By focusing primarily on Māori inquiry, students will develop a broad understanding of cultural sensitivity, ethics and appropriate methodologies. From a firm Māori foundation (kaupapa), you will be adequately prepared to investigate Pacific and other indigenous issues and concerns. Skills offered include:

  • Planing research proposal;
  • Undertaking a literature survey;
  • Identifying the best methodology for a research task; and
  • Understanding various research methods, including Kaupapa Māori, and other indigenous and "mainstream" approaches.
You will also learn:
  • To present research material in different ways, for different contexts and communities; and to
  • Keep a research journal recording and reflecting your own process, and intellectual growth.

Equivalent(s): TIKA509

Restriction(s): MAOR509

Assessment ratio: 1:0


Teaching Staff

Te Mahi Rangahau: Māori and Pacific Research Methods and Issues
Prof. Dr Rangi Matamua

Associate Dean Postgraduate/Te Ara Tōtara