HIST259

Te Ao Marama: Maori Thought

15 points

Not offered 2020

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts

Description

The paper explores thought, philosophies and ideas through Maori history and culture, including: Archaeology and movement through the Pacific and Aotearoa. Oral traditions and iwi traditions. Tikanga, customs and social life. Whakaaro rapunga, philosophies and Maori thought leaders. Conservation, natural lore of land, ocean, taniwha, kaitiakitanga and resource management. Economy, food, feasting and exchange. Students will have the opportunity to research a topic of their choice.

Pre-requisites

Any 15 points at 100 level in HIST or
MAOR or
CLAS120, or
any 60 points at 100 level from the Schedule V of the BA.

Restrictions

Equivalent Courses