These three courses aim:

  • To provide students with an overview of the cultural, social, economic and political structures which shape and influence Aotearoa NZ society including the historical and contemporary role and function of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
  • To enable students to gain an in-depth understanding of the process and impact of colonisation for Māori and other indigenous people.
  • To develop students’ skills and understanding of the learning process, including academic and digital literacy skills, to support and equip them for lifelong learning.