Te More: Transforming Treaty Based Practice

    Course details

    • Code: SSSW.7304
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Social Work
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class60 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

This module aims to consolidate students' ability to assess and critically analyse Tauiwi and Māori in a contemporary Aotearoa/New Zealand society. Students will critically examine a range of strategies towards enhancing their emergent professional practice with particular emphasis upon decolonisation processes and practices

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. critically analyse contemporary Maori development initiatives and decolonisation strategies;
  2. articulate the discourse of Tiriti/Treaty based practice by examining the application of different models and perspectives;
  3. critique different ideologies of the Tiriti/Treaty partners using power theorists and Maori models / perspectives;
  4. critically analyse collaborative practice strategies towards transforming professional practice and wellbeing of self and others;
  5. evaluate own emerging Tiriti/Treaty Based practice in collaborative professional relationships.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017