BSNS201-17S2 (C) Semester Two 2017

Special Topic: Business and Culture

15 points
17 Jul 2017 - 19 Nov 2017


This course will address the following issues: How is business different in a bi-cultural nation? Aotearoa New Zealand is a bi-cultural nation founded on the Treaty of Waitangi (1840). How does that affect the way we manage resources such as water and fisheries? How does that affect the way we think about health and well-being? This multi-disciplinary course will examine a range of issues from different perspectives of commerce (Accounting, Economics, Management (with an underpinning understanding of how they interact with Te Ao Maori - the Maori world. From this basis, an understanding of multi-culturalism and the globalisation of business will be examined.


Any 105 points. RP: ACCT102, ECON104, MGMT100

Recommended Preparation

Course Coordinator

Susan Wild


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Final Exam 40%
Reflective Journal 30%
Group Assignment and Presentation 30%

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Course Outline

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $775.00

International fee $3,188.00

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

For further information see School Office Business and Economics on the department and colleges page.

All BSNS201 Occurrences

  • BSNS201-17S1 (C) Semester One 2017 - Not Offered
  • BSNS201-17S2 (C) Semester Two 2017