Teacher in Charge: Tamara Yuill ProctorRecommended Prior Learning
10 credits in a Level 1 language-rich subject
12 New Zealand History
SEMESTER ONE COURSE
‘Te Wai Pounamu: Early South Island History’
Explore the early history of Māori and Europeans in Te Wai Pounamu: and its conflicts Ngāi Tahu, Māori society, explorers, traders and settlers. Consider different perspectives from participants in an event from this period: the Harriet shipwreck of 1834 or the Wairau Incident of 1843.
This course is split into two semesters: students can take just one course or both.