MAOR108-23S2 (D) Semester Two 2023 (Distance)

Te Patu a Maui : The Treaty of Waitangi - facing and overcoming colonisation

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 July 2023
End Date: Sunday, 12 November 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 30 July 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 1 October 2023


Through focus on the themes of Power, Property and Citizenship, this course examines the historical realities of the Treaty, enabling an understanding of the modern colonial nation state and its processes with respect to Indigenous peoples. The course examines Maori responses, engagement with, and resistance to the colonial project leading to a critical understanding of colonialism.


CULT114, MAOR113 (prior to 2006)

Equivalent Courses

Course Coordinator

Garrick Cooper


Emma Maurice and Phillip Borell


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Letter to the Editor 20% Letter to the Editor - Week 11
Final Exam 40% Final Exam
Online Quesions 20% Oneline Questions - Weeks: 2,4,6,8,10
Online Test 20% Online Test - week 6

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Aotahi School of Maori and Indigenous Studies .

All MAOR108 Occurrences

  • MAOR108-23SU2 (D) Summer Nov 2023 start (Distance)
  • MAOR108-23S2 (C) Semester Two 2023
  • MAOR108-23S2 (D) Semester Two 2023 (Distance)
  • MAOR108-23X1 (O) Special non-calendar-based One 2023 (Off Campus) - Not Offered