Māori development addresses the need for professionals in many fields, including the fast growing sectors of Māori business, education and media.
AUT's Māori Development major harnesses Māori language and culture to help you develop the skills to succeed in the global world. You have many opportunities to collaborate, apply your knowledge and test new technologies. This major is flexible and offers a wide range of choices to tailor your qualification to your needs and aspirations.
This is part of the Bachelor of Arts.
MAOR501 Te Kākano Māori Language 1 *
MAOR502 Te Kākano Māori Language 2*
MGMT550 Management Processes
ECON581 Economic Framework
COMM590 Communication and Presentation Systems
DIGM550 Applied Media 1
HIST500 Introduction to New Zealand History
Plus 4 elective courses or minor courses (please discuss your choice of courses with the programme administrator)
MAOR706 Research course: Literature Review
MAOR707 Co-operative Education
MAOR708 Te Ao Hurihuri Contemporary Maori Issues
Plus 3 elective courses or minor courses (please discuss your choice of courses with the programme administrator)
Your workplace experience (the Work Integrated Learning course) in your last semester is a great opportunity to apply the knowledge and theory you’ve learnt in the classroom.
Recent placements included:
You may take courses from the list below or from other undergraduate degree programmes with the approval of both programme leaders.
COMM690 Māori Media Project
CWRT601 Creative Writing: Ngā Tuhituhi Māori
HIST690 Te Tiriti o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi
HIST692 Our People, Our Stories: Contemporary NZ Oral Histories
DIGM650 Applied Media 2
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