MAOR108-24S2 (D) Semester Two 2024 (Distance)

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

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 15 July 2024
End Date: Sunday, 10 November 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 28 July 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 29 September 2024


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

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 15:00 - 16:00 Live Stream Available
22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct

Course Coordinator

For further information see Aotahi School of Maori and Indigenous Studies Head of Department


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 $844.00

International fee $3,950.00

* 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

  • MAOR108-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024
  • MAOR108-24S2 (D) Semester Two 2024 (Distance)
  • MAOR108-24X3 (O) Special non-calendar-based Three 2024 (UC Online)
  • MAOR108-24X1 (O) Special non-calendar-based One 2024 (UC Online)
  • MAOR108-24X4 (O) Special non-calendar-based Four 2024 (UC Online) - Not Offered