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MAST 319

Te Kaitiakitaka (Māori Environmental Management)

Course overview

You’ll analyse the relationship between the Treaty of Waitangi and environmental management in Aotearoa-New Zealand.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):

pre-requisite

  • Whakatakoto Kaupapa (Maori Planning and Development), MAST-206

or

  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • Te Tiriti o Waitangi (The Treaty of Waitangi) , MAST-104
  • He Tirohaka Whakamuri (An Overview of Maori Issues) , MAST-115

and

  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 15 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • Resource Economics , ECON-204
  • Environmental Analysis , ERST-201
  • Resource Management Law , LWST-302

Available semesters Semester 2 2021 Semester 2 2022
Credits 15
Domestic fees $753.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Discuss the history of Māori environmental management in Aotearoa-New Zealand.
  2. Debate the role of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi and legislation for modern environmental management, policy-making and governance.
  3. Describe the diversity and experiences of modern Māori environmental practices.
  4. Work effectively in the bi-cultural contexts of contemporary environmental management in Aotearoa-New Zealand.
  5. Effectively engage with the values, systems, and practices that exist within Māori organisations.
  6. Research Māori environmental issues using appropriate research methodologies, conceptual frameworks and approaches.

Course examiners

Hirini Matunga

Hirini Matunga

Professor

Faculty of Environment, Society and Design

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