SCIM101-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018

Science, Maori and Indigenous Knowledge

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
16 Jul 2018 - 18 Nov 2018

Description

This is an integrated multi-disciplinary course between Aotahi: School of Maori and Indigenous Studies and the College of Science. This course provides a basic understanding of Maori and indigenous peoples’ knowledge in such fields as astronomy, physics, conservation biology, aquaculture, resource management and health sciences. The course provides unique perspectives in indigenous knowledge, western science and their overlap. The course will provide an essential background in cultural awareness and its relationship with today’s New Zealand scientific community.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Restrictions

Equivalent Courses

Timetable 2018

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 James Logie 104 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00 E16 Lecture Theatre 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
Field Trip A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 17:00 27 Aug - 9 Sep
Field Trip B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00 27 Aug - 9 Sep
Field Trip C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00 27 Aug - 9 Sep
Field Trip D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 17:00 27 Aug - 9 Sep
Field Trip E
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 17:00 27 Aug - 9 Sep
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Te Ao Marama 253 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct
02 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Te Ao Marama 253 16 Jul - 26 Aug
10 Sep - 21 Oct

Course Coordinators

John Pirker and Hamuera Kahi

Course links

Learn Site

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $867.00

International fee $3,821.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Biological Sciences.

All SCIM101 Occurrences

  • SCIM101-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018