TEDU105-23YC2 (D) Year C Second Half 2023 (Distance)

Cultural Studies/Te Tirohanga Ahurea

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 10 July 2023
End Date: Sunday, 12 November 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 23 July 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 15 October 2023


This compulsory course will begin to prepare initial teacher education early childhood students to become competent bicultural and intercultural teachers of Aotearoa New Zealand.

*Please note this course is only available to initial teacher education students. To enrol in this course you need to be accepted and enrolled in one of our Initial Teacher Education programmes.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyse the complex influences that personal, social, historical, political and cultural factors may have on teachers, learners, families, whānau and children
  • Explain how cultural inequalities are constituted in Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Examine contemporary research on teaching strategies and approaches that promote learning cultures that effectively engage culturally diverse learners
  • Develop effective and respectful communication skills for promoting inclusive teaching practices for families and whānau with young children.

Timetable Note


Students enrolled in TEDU105-23YC2(D) are required to attend a compulsory face-to-face On-site Intensive in Christchurch.

Any costs, including travel, accommodation, childcare etc, associated with attendance at the On-site Intensive are met by the student

Course Coordinator

Benita Rarere-Briggs


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
On Line Blog 18 Aug 2023 50% Online Blog for Module 2 Inclusive Education: Due 09:00 am Online Blog for Module 3 Family Life: Due 09:00 am Online Blog for Module 4: Due 09:00 am Online Blog for Module 5: Due 09:00 am Online Blog for Module 6 Due 09:00 am
Essay 18 Oct 2023 50%

Textbooks / Resources

Other Required Readings will be available on the Learn site.

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 School of Educational Studies and Leadership .

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  • TEDU105-23YC2 (D) Year C Second Half 2023 (Distance)