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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Arts
BA

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Degree of Bachelor of Arts requires that the candidates will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Arts shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 360 credits, comprising:

(a) not more than 165 credits at 100 level;

(b) at least 75 credits at 300 level;

and including:

(c) at least 240 credits from the Schedule to the Degree;

(d) completion of at least one major;

(e) core courses as listed in Schedule A for the Qualification;

(f) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.

3. For the purposes of meeting Regulation 2 (c), where a course with the prefix 114, 121, 152, 153, 190, 219, 249 or 258 is included in the schedule for a Bachelor of Arts major or minor, for candidates completing that major or minor the course is considered to be from the Schedule for the Bachelor of Arts degree. For all other candidates such courses will be regarded as being from outside the Schedule for the Bachelor of Arts.

4. Candidates who have been awarded or qualified for a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent may be granted exemption from the requirement to include courses 230.111 and 230.112 in their programme of study.

Specialisations

5. Candidates may complete a major by passing at least 135 credits in a major including:

(a) at least 15 credits at 100 level;

(b) at least 30 credits at 200 level;

(c) at least 60 credits at 300 level;

(d) any compulsory courses identified in the Schedule to the Major.

The requirements for each major are set out in Schedule B for the Qualification.

6. Candidates may complete a double major by passing at least 135 credits in each of two of the majoring subjects listed in Regulation 7 including:

(a) at least 15 credits at 100 level for each major;

(b) at least 30 credits at 200 level for each major;

(c) at least 60 credits at 300 level for each major;

(d) any compulsory courses identified in the Schedule to the Degree;

and, only where a course is listed in the requirements for both majors:

(e) an additional course of at least the same credit value, at the same or higher level, with the same discipline prefix.

7. Majors available are: Chinese, Classical Studies, Creative Writing, Defence Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, English, Environmental Studies, Geography, History, Japanese, Linguistics, Māori Studies, Mathematics, Media Studies, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Security Studies, Social Anthropology, Social Policy, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics.

8. Notwithstanding Regulations 5 to 7, a candidate may complete a major in Business Psychology by completing 195 credits, including:

(a) 30 credits at 100 level;

(b) 75 credits at 200 level;

(c) 90 credits at 300 level;

(d) any compulsory courses listed in the Schedule to the Degree.

9. Candidates may include a maximum of two minors in the Degree of Bachelor of Arts.

10. The minor(s) must be in a different subject area from the major(s).

11. Minors may be included from the Bachelor of Business or the Bachelor of Science degree.

12. Where the minor is from another undergraduate degree the regulations of that programme for the minor will apply, unless the minor is also available in the Bachelor of Arts, in which case the Bachelor of Arts regulations will apply.

13. A minor must include:

(a) a minimum of 75 credits;

(b) at least 45 credits above 100 level;

(c) 15 credits at 300 level;

(d) any additional requirements as specified in Part Two to the Schedule to the Degree.

14. Minors available are: Asian Studies, Chinese, Classical Studies, Creative Writing, Defence Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, Emergency Management, English, Environmental Studies, French, Geography, History, Japanese, Linguistics, Māori Studies, Mathematics, Media Studies, New Zealand Studies, Philosophy, Planning Studies, Politics, Portuguese, Psychology, Public and Professional Writing, Rehabilitation Studies, Security Studies, Social Anthropology, Social Policy, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Te Reo Māori, and Theatre Studies.

15. No course may be credited to more than one major, to a major and a minor, or to more than one minor.

Student Progression

16. Core courses 230.110, 230.111 and 230.112 must be completed within the first 120 credits, and 230.210 within the first 240 credits of study towards the degree.

Completion Requirements

17. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates will apply.

18. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Diploma in Arts or the Certificate in Arts should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

19. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Transitional Provisions

20. All candidates who commence study towards the Bachelor of Arts on or after 1 January 2016 must satisfy the requirements as specified in these regulations.

21. Candidates who have passed 60 or fewer credits towards the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2016 will transfer to these regulations and satisfy the requirements as specified.

22. Candidates who have passed at least 75 credits but fewer than 135 credits towards the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2016 will transfer to the 2016 regulations under the following conditions:

(a) Completion of either course 230.111 or 230.112 is required, but not both.

(b) Completion of course 230.110 and either 230.111 or 230.112 must be completed within the first 180 credits of their study.

23. Candidates who have passed at least 135 credits but fewer than 195 credits towards the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2016 will transfer to the 2016 regulations under the following conditions:

(a) Completion of course 230.112 is not required.

(b) Course 230.110 must be completed within the first 240 credits of their study.

24. Candidates who have passed at least 195 credits of study towards the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2016 may complete the degree under 2015 or earlier regulations, subject to the normal time limit that applies to degree completion.

25. Candidates who have passed at least 195 credits of study towards the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2016 may choose to transfer to the 2016 regulations but must satisfy all requirements as specified.

26. These transition arrangements expire at the end of 2019.

27. Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have completed at least 45 credits towards the English major prior to 1 January 2017 may substitute a course from the List A courses for the compulsory course 139.239. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2019.

28. Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2017 who have completed at least 45 credits towards the Linguistics major may be permitted variation in excess of the stated limits in order to complete the requirements of the major. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2019.

29. Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2017 who have completed at least 45 credits towards the Media Studies major may be exempted from the requirement to include 154.101 and may be permitted variation in excess of the stated limits in order to complete the requirements of the major. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2020.

30. Candidates who completed courses towards the Bachelor of Arts Asian Studies Minor prior to January 2017 may be permitted variation in excess of the stated limits in order to include these courses in the Minor. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2020.

31. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have passed at least 15 credits towards a Māori Studies major or minor prior to 1 January 2017 may be permitted to substitute any course already completed towards the major or minor for a course at the same level included in the Māori Studies Schedule, including compulsory courses. These transitional provisions expire on 31 December 2019.

32. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in a double major in Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2017 who have completed at least 30 credits towards the degree may complete that double major by passing at least 120 credits in each of two of the majoring subjects listed in Regulation 7 including:

(a) at least 45 credits at 300 level for each major;

(b) any compulsory courses identified in the Schedule to the Degree.

These transitional arrangements expire 31 December 2023.

33. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies Provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2018 who have completed at least 45 credits towards the Education major or 30 credits towards the Education minor may be permitted variation in excess of the stated limits in order to complete the requirements of the major or minor. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2020.

34. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have passed at least 15 credits towards a History major or minor, or a New Zealand Studies minor prior to 1 January 2018 may be permitted to substitute any course already completed towards the major or minor for a course at the same level included in the History or New Zealand Studies Schedule, including compulsory courses. These transitional provisions expire on 31 December 2020.

35. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have passed at least 15 credits towards a Defence Studies major or minor prior to 1 January 2018 may be permitted to substitute any course already completed towards the major or minor for a course at the same level or higher included in the Defence Schedule, including compulsory courses. These transitional provisions expire on 31 December 2020.

36. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates who have completed at least 15 credits towards a Bachelor of Arts, Business Psychology major prior to 1 January 2018 may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed towards the major for a course or courses at the same level included in the Schedule for the major. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2022.

37. Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2018 who have completed at least 45 credits towards the Social Policy major or 30 credits towards the Social Policy minor may be permitted variation in excess of the stated limits in order to complete the requirements of the major or minor. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2021.

38. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have passed at least 15 credits towards a Sociology major or minor prior to 1 January 2019 may be permitted to substitute any course already completed towards the major or minor for a course at the same level or higher included in the Sociology Schedule, including compulsory courses. These transitional provisions expire on 31 December 2021.

39. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2019 who have completed at least 15 credits towards the Defence Studies major or minor may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed towards the major or minor for a course or courses at the same level included in the Defence Studies Schedule. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2022.

40. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2019 who have completed at least 15 credits towards the Security Studies major or minor may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed towards the major or minor for a course or courses at the same level included in the Security Studies Schedule. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2022.

41. Candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts prior to 1 January 2019 who have completed at least 45 credits towards the Media Studies major or minor may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed for a course or courses at the same level included in the Media Studies Schedule. For such candidates, the substitution of a 200-level course already completed towards the major for the compulsory course 154.250 may be permitted. These transitional arrangements expire on 31 December 2022.

42. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts who have completed 219.202 towards the Public and Professional Writing Minor prior to 1 January 2019 may be permitted to substitute this course for the compulsory course 139.246, or credit it as an elective course towards the minor. These transitional arrangements expire 31 December 2021.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Arts

Schedule A: Core courses

230.110 Tūrangawaewae: Identity & Belonging in Aotearoa NZ 15 credits  
230.111 Tū Kupu: Writing and Inquiry 15 credits R 230.100, 119.155, 119.177, 237.130, 247.155, 250.100, 247.177
230.112 Tū Arohae: Critical Thinking 15 credits R 134.103
230.210 Tū Rangaranga: Global Encounters 15 credits P 230.110
230.310 Tū Tira Mai: Practising Engagement 15 credits P 230.210

Schedule B: Specialisations

Majors

Business Psychology (195 credits)

Compulsory courses (90 credits from)

114.241 Principles of Human Resources Management 15 credits  
152.250 Managing Organisations 15 credits R 152.200
175.101 Psychology as a Social Science 15 credits  
175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits  
175.201 Social Psychology 15 credits  
175.203 Introduction to Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.102

Compulsory course selections

At least 30 credits from

114.330 Equity and Diversity in the Workplace 15 credits  
114.396 Strategic Human Resource Management 15 credits P 114.241
152.304 Managing Services 15 credits  
152.325 Designing and Developing Organisations 15 credits P Any 200 level course from the 152 course prefix series R 152.360, 152.303, 152.341
152.336 Leadership Practice 15 credits R 152.328 and 152.329

At least 30 credits from

175.306 Assessment of Individual Differences 15 credits P 175.203
175.343 Personnel Psychology and Career Development 15 credits P 175.203
175.345 Organisational Psychology 15 credits P 175.203

Subject courses

175.205 Brain and Behaviour 15 credits P 175.102
175.206 Memory and Cognition 15 credits P 175.102
175.210 Ngā Tirohanga Rua o te Taha Hinengaro: Bicultural Perspectives in Psychology
R 175.312
15 credits  
175.301 Community Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.302 Abnormal and Therapeutic Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.303 The Practice of Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.203
175.309 Forensic Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.311 Psychology of Women 15 credits P 175.203
175.316 Evolution, Culture and Mind 15 credits P 175.203
175.317 Health Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.318 Experimental Psychology 15 credits P 175.203

Chinese (135 credits)

Compulsory course selections (At least 15 credits from)

241.103 Ancient Chinese World pre-republic (1912) 15 credits R 169.143
241.208 Contemporary Chinese Society in Literature and Film 15 credits R 241.203, 241.204

Subject courses

241.101 Chinese 1A 15 credits P Appraisal required R 241.102, 241.201, 241.202, 241.301, 241.302, 241.304, 241.305
241.102 Chinese 1B 15 credits P 241.101 or appraisal required R 241.201, 241.202, 241.301, 241.302, 241.304, 241.305
241.105 Business Chinese 15 credits R 169.254, 241.205
241.106 Chinese for Heritage Speakers A 15 credits P Appraisal required R 241.101, 241.102, 241.201, 241.202, 241.301
241.107 China under Transformation: Economy, Society and Diplomacy 15 credits  
241.201 Chinese 2A 15 credits P 241.102 or appraisal required R 241.202, 241.301, 241.302, 241.304, 241.305
241.202 Chinese 2B 15 credits P 241.201 or appraisal required R 241.301, 241.302, 241.304, 241.305, 241.306
241.206 Chinese for Heritage Speakers B 15 credits P 241.106 or appraisal required R 241.101, 241.102, 241.201, 241.202, 241.301, 241.302
241.207 Chinese Diaspora 15 credits  
241.301 Chinese 3A 15 credits P 241.202 or appraisal required R 241.302
241.302 Chinese 3B 15 credits P 241.301 or appraisal required R 241.341, 241.342, 169.341, 169.342
241.304 Contrastive Study of Chinese and English 15 credits P 241.301 and 241.302 or appraisal required R 169.344
241.305 Translation from and into Chinese 15 credits P 241.301 and 241.302 or appraisal required R 169.343
241.395 Individual Research Project in Chinese Studies 15 credits P Resource approval required R 169.397

Classical Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory course selections

At least 15 credits from

201.112 Greek History 15 credits  
201.113 Greek Mythology 15 credits  
201.114 The Roman Republic: Kings, Consuls and Conquest 15 credits  
201.115 Introductory Latin 15 credits  
201.117 Greek and Roman Warfare 15 credits  

At least 30 credits from

201.201 The Pursuit of Happiness in the Classical World 15 credits  
201.211 Love and Sexuality in Ancient Greece 15 credits  
201.212 Intermediate Latin 15 credits P 201.115, or demonstration of a comparable level of Latin skills attained at the secondary or tertiary level. R 201.116
201.216 The Trojan War 15 credits  
201.218 Greek and Roman Religion 15 credits R 201.318
201.219 Greek Art and Society 15 credits R 201.319
201.220 Roman Art and Society 15 credits R 201.320
201.230 Ancient Multiculturalism: Egypt, Greece and Rome 15 credits  

At least 60 credits from

201.313 Myth and Greek Tragedy 15 credits R 201.213
201.314 Imperial Rome 15 credits R 201.214
201.316 Leaders and Leadership in the Classical World 15 credits  
201.318 Greek and Roman Religion 15 credits R 201.218
201.319 Greek Art and Society 15 credits R 201.219
201.320 Roman Art and Society 15 credits R 201.220

Subject courses

134.309 Ancient Philosophy 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course or 201.201 R 134.209
201.103 Magic and Witchcraft 15 credits R 135.103

Creative Writing (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

139.123 Creative Writing I 15 credits  
139.280 Creative Nonfiction: Creative Writing II 15 credits R 139.327
139.380 Building Your Manuscript: Creative Writing III 15 credits P Any 200-level Creative Writing course

Subject courses (90 credits from)

139.139 Introduction to English Studies 15 credits R 139.171

At least 15 credits from

139.223 Creative Processes 15 credits  
139.224 Making Plays for Theatre 15 credits  
139.225 Writing for Children 15 credits  
139.229 Writing Poetry 15 credits P 139.123 or 139.133
139.285 Fiction Writing 15 credits  

At least 45 credits from

139.323 Script Writing 15 credits  
139.326 Travel Writing 15 credits  
139.329 Advanced Fiction Writing 15 credits P 139.123 or 139.133 and any 200-level 139-prefix course
139.333 Creativity in the Community 15 credits P Any one of 139.123, 139.104, 139.133, 154.204, or 139.223
139.340 The Publishing Project 15 credits P Any 200-level course with a 139 prefix or 219.202
139.362 Oceanic Literatures of Aotearoa: Ngā Tuhinga Kōrero o te Moana nui a Kiwa 15 credits  
139.381 Advanced Studies in Creative Writing 15 credits  
139.386 Life Writing 15 credits R 139.226

Plus 30 credits at any level from the Creative Writing schedule

Defence Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory courses

294.115 War and Society 15 credits  
294.215 Global Defence Challenges 15 credits P 149.115 or 294.115

Subject courses

294.100 Fundamentals of Command 15 credits  
294.140 Military Power 15 credits  
294.151 History of Warfare 15 credits  
294.245 Irregular Warfare 15 credits  
294.255 Conventional Warfare 15 credits  
294.301 Legacies of War 15 credits  
294.302 Civil Military Relations 15 credits  
294.303 Small, Civil and Dirty Wars 15 credits  
294.304 Cyber and Information Security 15 credits R 149.295, 149.360
294.309 Defence and Security Capstone Project 15 credits  
294.325 Peacekeeping 15 credits  
294.350 The History of Defence and Security Intelligence 15 credits  

Economics (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

115.113 Economics of Business 15 credits R 115.106
178.100 Principles of Macroeconomics 15 credits  
178.200 Intermediate Macroeconomics 15 credits P 178.100
178.201 Intermediate Microeconomics 15 credits P 115.113 or 115.106

Compulsory course selection (At least 15 credits from)

178.300 Advanced Macroeconomics 15 credits P 178.200
178.308 Economic Analysis of Money, Banking and Financial Markets 15 credits P Any 178.2xx course R 178.300
178.360 Natural Resource and Environmental Economics 15 credits  
178.370 Development Economics 15 credits  

Subject courses

178.110 The New Zealand Economy 15 credits  
178.111 Quantitative Methods for Economics 15 credits  
178.210 Economic Policy 15 credits P 178.100 or 78.102 or 178.110
178.221 Methods of Economic Analysis 15 credits P 115.113 or 115.106 or any 178.1xx course
178.240 Managerial Economics 15 credits P 115.113 or 115.106 or 178.101
178.242 Land Economics 15 credits P Any 178.1xx course or 115.113 or 115.106
178.250 Contemporary Economic Issues 15 credits  
178.280 Introduction to Econometrics 15 credits P 115.101 or 161.101 or 178.111; and 115.106 or 115.113
178.301 Advanced Microeconomics 15 credits P 178.201
178.307 Markets, Firms and Consumers 15 credits P 178.201 or 178.204 or 125.230; or (115.113 or 115.106 or 178.101) and 178.280
178.328 Project Evaluation 15 credits P Any 178.1xx course
178.352 Survey of International Economics 15 credits P 178.200, 178.201, and either 178.250 or 178.280; and either 178.300 or 178.301 C 178.300 or 178.301 R 178.350
178.358 International Trade in Agri-food Products 15 credits P Any 178.1xx course or 119.156 R 178.357

Education (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

254.101 An Introduction to Social and Cultural Studies in Education 15 credits R 181.101, 187.101
275.102 Human Development 15 credits R 208.102, 209.102

Compulsory course selections

At least 30 credits from

249.286 Equity and Diversity in Education 15 credits  
254.201 Philosophy of Education 15 credits R 187.201
254.203 Sociologically Imagining Education 15 credits R 187.203
254.210 Historical Perspectives on Education 15 credits  
256.201 Educational Psychology 15 credits R 186.230, 186.201
263.200 Teaching as an Act of Influencing Others 15 credits  
269.274 The Treaty of Waitangi: Implications for Education 15 credits R 150.201
275.203 Development in Childhood 15 credits P 275.102
275.208 Development in Adolescence 15 credits P 275.102 R 208.308, 208.208, 209.308

At least 60 credits from

254.304 Critical Theories of Education 15 credits R 187.304, 278.363
254.336 Learning in the Digital World 15 credits R 186.336
254.337 Teaching and Learning with Pasifika Peoples in NZ 15 credits  
254.340 Politics of Education 15 credits  
263.301 Learning and Motivation 15 credits P Any 200-level course from Education
263.315 Teaching and Learning in Everyday Settings 15 credits  
267.390 Educational Research Literacy 15 credits  
269.332 Māori Issues in Education 15 credits  
275.304 Development of Gender 15 credits  
275.320 Risk and Resilience across the Lifespan 15 credits  
276.330 Mathematics and Literacy in Society 15 credits  

Educational Psychology (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (105 credits from)

175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits  
175.203 Introduction to Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.102
175.306 Assessment of Individual Differences 15 credits P 175.203
256.201 Educational Psychology 15 credits R 186.230, 186.201
256.303 Sustainable Learning 15 credits P 256.201
256.304 Positive Behaviour for Learning 15 credits P 256.201
275.102 Human Development 15 credits R 208.102, 209.102

Compulsory course selections

At least 15 credits from

175.201 Social Psychology 15 credits  
175.205 Brain and Behaviour 15 credits P 175.102
175.206 Memory and Cognition 15 credits P 175.102
175.210 Ngā Tirohanga Rua o te Taha Hinengaro: Bicultural Perspectives in Psychology 15 credits R 175.312
249.284 Introduction to Equity and Inclusion in Education 15 credits  
249.287 Early Intervention 15 credits  

At least 15 credits from

249.384 Consultation and Collaboration in Inclusive Education 15 credits  
258.301 Language, Literacy and Cognitive Development 15 credits P Any 200-level course from Education
263.301 Learning and Motivation 15 credits P Any 200-level course from Education
263.331 Assessment and Learning 15 credits R 186.331

English (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

139.139 Introduction to English Studies 15 credits R 139.171
139.239 Literary Landmarks: Words that Changed the World 15 credits  

List A: Subject courses (At least 60 credits from)

139.109 Prize-Winning Fiction 15 credits  
139.142 Imaginary Worlds: Science Fiction and Fantasy 15 credits  
139.201 Poets and Players in Shakespeare's England 15 credits  
139.202 Romantic Writing: Self and Nature 15 credits  
139.253 American Literature 15 credits  
139.255 Critical Periods in Aotearoa New Zealand Literature 15 credits  
139.270 Young Adult Fiction 15 credits  
139.275 Gothic 15 credits  
139.301 Shakespeare's Worlds 15 credits  
139.303 Modern Drama 15 credits  
139.305 Twentieth Century Literature 15 credits  
139.307 Territory, Modernity, and Victorian Literature 15 credits  
139.352 Postcolonial Literature 15 credits  
139.362 Oceanic Literatures of Aotearoa: Ngā Tuhinga Kōrero o te Moana nui a Kiwa 15 credits  
139.374 Tragedy 15 credits  
139.376 Sexual/Textual Politics 15 credits R 139.361

List B: Subject courses

139.104 Drama in Performance 15 credits  
139.123 Creative Writing I 15 credits  
139.209 Speaking: Theory and Practice 15 credits  
139.229 Writing Poetry 15 credits P 139.123 or 139.133
139.244 Writing for the Public 15 credits P 230.100 or 230.111 or 119.155 or 247.155 or 119.177 or 219.100 or 192.102 or 247.177
139.340 The Publishing Project 15 credits P Any 200-level course with a 139 prefix or 219.202
154.101 Introduction to Media Studies 15 credits  
154.308 Screen Fictions 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course

Environmental Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

145.111 Society, Environment and Place 15 credits  
176.206 Understanding Social Life 15 credits P Any 100-level Sociology course
176.308 Sociology of the Environment 15 credits  

15 credits from

121.210 Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103 R 121.311
121.211 New Zealand Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103, 145.111, or 228.111

Subject courses

121.103 New Zealand Environments 15 credits  
121.310 Environmental Solutions 15 credits P 121.210 R 121.211
121.311 Global Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103
131.321 Strategies for Sustainable Development 15 credits  
132.111 Planning and the Environment 15 credits  
132.112 Planning for Sustainable Development 15 credits  
145.213 Resource Conservation and Sustainability 15 credits R 145.313
145.214 Social Change and Environment 15 credits  
145.311 Geographies of Globalisation 15 credits  
146.102 Endangered Cultures 15 credits  
146.318 Environmental Anthropology 15 credits  
150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society 15 credits R 269.274

Geography (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

145.111 Society, Environment and Place 15 credits  
145.121 Introduction to Physical Geography 15 credits  

Compulsory course selection (At least 15 credits from)

145.301 Research Practice in Human Geography 15 credits  
145.303 Field Work: Alpine Physical Geography 15 credits P 145.222
145.304 Applied Field Geomorphology 15 credits P At least two from: 145.222, 145.223, 145.230
145.320 Quaternary Biogeography and Environmental Change 15 credits P 145.223 or 145.224
145.327 Catchment Dynamics 15 credits P 145.222

Subject courses

121.313 Applied River Management 15 credits P 196.205 or 145.222
145.202 Working With Geographic Data 15 credits R 132.106
145.213 Resource Conservation and Sustainability 15 credits R 145.313
145.214 Social Change and Environment 15 credits  
145.216 Urban Environments 15 credits  
145.218 Development and Inequality 15 credits  
145.222 Rivers and Slopes 15 credits P 145.121
145.223 Climate Change and Natural Hazards 15 credits P 145.121 or 233.101
145.224 Biogeography 15 credits  
145.230 Coastal Environments 15 credits P 145.121
145.311 Geographies of Globalisation 15 credits  
145.318 Geopolitics 15 credits  
230.121 Future State: New Zealand in the 21st Century 15 credits  
230.301 Social Science at Work 15 credits P 30 Credits at 200-level from 145, 146, 176, and/or 200 prefix courses.

History (135 credits)

Subject courses

148.116 The Medieval World and its Legacy 15 credits  
148.141 A History of New Zealand's Peoples 15 credits  
148.142 The American Century 15 credits  
148.143 The Past as Entertainment: History Through Movies, Mini-series and Games 15 credits R 148.120
148.217 Victoria's World 15 credits  
148.218 The Vikings 15 credits  
148.220 The Second World War 15 credits  
148.221 The Black Death and Other Plagues, 1300-1700 15 credits  
148.241 Revolution, Rights and the Atlantic World, 1763 to 1848 15 credits R 148.208
148.242 The Age of Jihad and Crusade 15 credits R 148.212, 148.223, 135.211
148.243 The Sixties: Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll? 15 credits  
148.244 The Great War 1914-1918: a Military and Social History 15 credits R 148.251, 148.335
148.245 Māori and Colonisation 15 credits R 148.337
148.246 Iwi History 15 credits  
148.248 Reformers, Radicals & Revolutionaries: Protest in New Zealand 15 credits  
148.308 New Zealand Military History: 1899 to 2001 15 credits  
148.309 The New Zealand Wars 15 credits R 148.204
148.310 The Tudors and the Reformation 15 credits R 148.216
148.316 New Zealand Between the Wars 15 credits  
148.317 New Zealand Religious History 15 credits  
148.333 The Napoleonic Wars 15 credits  
148.334 Sports History 15 credits  
148.339 Court Culture in Late Medieval Europe 15 credits  

Japanese (135 credits)

Compulsory course

242.103 Introduction to Japanese Culture 15 credits R 169.123

Subject courses

242.101 Japanese 1A 15 credits R 242.102, 242.201, 242.202, 242.301, 242.302, 242.304, 242.305, 242.306, 242.307
242.102 Japanese 1B 15 credits P 242.101 or appraisal required R 242.201, 242.202, 242.301, 242.302, 242.304, 242.305, 242.306, 242.307
242.201 Japanese 2A 15 credits P 242.102 or appraisal required R 242.202, 242.301, 242.302, 242.304, 242.305, 242.306, 242.307
242.202 Japanese 2B 15 credits P 242.201 or appraisal required R 242.301, 242.302, 242.304, 242.305, 242.306, 242.307
242.203 Japanese Language and Society 15 credits P 242.201 or appraisal required
242.205 Japanese Cinema 15 credits R 169.227
242.301 Japanese 3A 15 credits P 242.202 or appraisal required R 242.302
242.302 Japanese 3B 15 credits P 242.301 or appraisal required
242.304 Reading and Writing about Current Japan 15 credits P 242.202 or appraisal required
242.305 Readings in Modern Japanese Literature 15 credits P 242.202 or appraisal required
242.307 Japanese-English Translation Techniques 15 credits P 242.301 or appraisal required
242.390 Individual Research Project in Japanese Studies 15 credits P Resource approval required

Linguistics (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

172.133 Introduction to Language Studies 15 credits  
172.234 Phonetics 15 credits  

Compulsory course selections

At least 30 credits from

172.232 Language and Society in New Zealand 15 credits  
172.233 Language Learning Processes 15 credits  
172.239 Language and Culture 15 credits R 172.132

At least 15 credits from

172.330 Sounds and Structures 15 credits P 172.234
172.337 Historical and Comparative Linguistics 15 credits P 172.234

Subject courses

172.131 Language and Communication 15 credits  
172.231 Linguistics for Speech Therapists 15 credits P 172.133 R 172.235
172.235 Linguistic Analysis of the English Language 15 credits R 172.231
172.236 Forensic Linguistics 15 credits  
172.237 Language, Discourse and Power 15 credits  
172.333 Discourse and Institutions 15 credits P Any 200 level 172-prefix course
172.335 Language and Identity 15 credits P 172.232 or 172.237
172.336 Languages of the Pacific 15 credits P Any 200-level Linguistics course.
172.338 Language and Mediated Communication in a Transcultural World 15 credits P Any 200-level Linguistics course

Māori Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

150.114 He Tirohanga o Mua: Māori Custom, Lore and Economics 15 credits  
150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society 15 credits R 269.274
300.110 Te Reo Whakahoahoa: Socialising in Te Reo 15 credits  
300.209 Te Reo Torangapu: Political Te Reo 15 credits P 300.110 or 300.111

Compulsory course selections

At least 15 credits from

148.245 Māori and Colonisation 15 credits R 148.337
150.202 Mauri ora: Māori Wellbeing and Vitality 15 credits P 15 credits from 150.1xx
150.204 Mana Māori: Māori and Politics 15 credits P Any 100-level BA course
150.213 Tikanga-ā-Iwi: Tribal Development 15 credits P 150.114 or 146.101; nil for GDip Maori Devpt; nil for GradDipArts
150.216 He Huarahi Rangahau: Māori and Research 15 credits P Three courses at 100-level including one course from Maori Studies

At least 60 credits from

150.301 Te Mana Te Kawanatanga: Māori Policy and the State 15 credits P 150.201; nil for GradDipArts
150.302 Whānau ora: Principles of Flourishing Whānau 15 credits P 150.202
150.303 Mana Wahine: Māori Women 15 credits P 150.216 (or approved alternative research methods course) R 150.203
150.304 Te Ao Hurihuri: Contemporary Māori Issues 15 credits P 150.201
269.332 Māori Issues in Education 15 credits  

Subject courses

139.362 Oceanic Literatures of Aotearoa: Ngā Tuhinga Kōrero o te Moana nui a Kiwa 15 credits  
150.106 Nga Hanga Whakairo: Traditional Māori Visual Art 15 credits  
150.112 Hauora Tangata: Foundations of Māori Health 15 credits  
150.205 Kura Mai Tawhiti: Māori Knowledge 15 credits  
150.206 Ngā Momo Whakairo: Contemporary Māori Visual Art 15 credits P 150.106

Mathematics (135 credits)

Compulsory course selections

Unless exempted for prerequisite purposes, at least 30 credits from

Option A

160.101 Calculus I 15 credits R 160.112, 160.133, 228.172
160.102 Linear Mathematics 15 credits R 160.112, 160.133, 228.172

Option B

160.132 Concepts in Mathematics 15 credits R 160.101, 160.102, 160.103, 160.111, 160.112, 160.131, 228.171, 228.172. 160.132 may not be taken after 160.133 has been passed.
160.133 Processes in Mathematics 15 credits P 160.132, or 160.111, or 228.171, or 160.101, or 160.102, or 160.103, or A- or better in 160.131 R 160.112, 228.172, both of 160.101, 160.102. And, 160.133 may not be taken at the same time as any of 160.101, 160.102 or 160.111.

Option C

160.111 Mathematics 1A 15 credits P 160.103 or 160.131 or 160.132 R 160.101, 160.102, 228.171
160.112 Mathematics 1B 15 credits P 160.111 or 228.171 or any one of 160.101, 160.102 R 228.172, 160.133

Subject courses

160.103 Introductory University Mathematics 15 credits R A student who has passed 160.131, 160.132, 160.133, 160.101, 160.111, 160.112, 228.171 or 228.172 may not be also credited with a pass in 160.103 that is obtained in either the same or a subsequent examination period.
160.131 Mathematics for Business I 15 credits R 160.103, 160.132, 160.231. A student who has passed 160.101, 160.111, 160.112 or 160.133 may not be also credited with a pass in 160.103 or 160.131 that is obtained in either the same or a subsequent examination period.
160.203 Calculus 15 credits P 160.101 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
160.204 Differential Equations I 15 credits P 160.101 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
160.211 Linear Algebra 15 credits P 160.102 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
160.212 Discrete Mathematics 15 credits P 160.101 or 160.102 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
160.301 Analysis 15 credits P 160.203
160.302 Algebra 15 credits P 160.212
160.314 Combinatorics 15 credits P 160.212
160.318 Differential Equations II 15 credits P 160.203, 160.204
160.319 Mathematical Modelling 15 credits P 160.204 and 160.211
160.320 Mathematics in Education 15 credits P 160.2xx
160.380 Project 15 credits  
161.200 Statistical Models 15 credits P 160.1xx or 228.171 and one of 115.101, 161.100 - 161.130. R 161.231

Media Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

154.101 Introduction to Media Studies 15 credits  
154.250 Digital Media: Theory and Practice 15 credits  

Subject courses

139.323 Script Writing 15 credits  
154.115 Stardom and Celebrity in the Media 15 credits  
154.120 Transmedia Narrative and Storytelling 15 credits  
154.201 Television Studies 15 credits  
154.202 Advertising and Consumer Society 15 credits  
154.203 Popular Culture and the Media 15 credits  
154.204 Digital Media Production I 15 credits  
154.206 International Film History 15 credits  
154.224 Documentary (Non-Fiction) Film 15 credits  
154.301 Culture, Power and The Media 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.302 Gender and Race in the Media 15 credits  
154.303 Hollywood Cinema 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.304 Digital Media Production II 15 credits P 154.204
154.308 Screen Fictions 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.311 Social Media and Digital Cultures 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.312 Trauma and the Media 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.313 Global Media Cultures 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.314 Independent Media in the Information Age 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
154.315 Popular Music Studies 15 credits P 15 credits from 154.2xx R 154.205
154.316 New Zealand Cinema 15 credits P 15 credits from 154.2xx R 154.212
154.333 Humour and the Media 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course

Philosophy (135 credits)

Subject courses

134.101 Knowledge and Reality 15 credits  
134.102 Great Western Philosophy 15 credits  
134.104 Practical Ethics 15 credits  
134.105 Philosophy of Religion: God, Freedom and Evil 15 credits R 134.206, 134.306
134.106 Justice and Equality 15 credits  
134.201 Philosophy of Mind 15 credits R 134.301
134.203 Ethics 15 credits R 134.303
134.204 Aesthetics 15 credits R 134.304
134.205 Logic 15 credits  
134.207 International Justice 15 credits  
134.216 Modern Philosophy 15 credits R 134.316
134.218 Environmental Philosophy 15 credits R 134.318
134.220 Business and Professional Ethics 15 credits R 134.320, 134.219, 134.319
134.221 East Asian Philosophy 15 credits  
134.302 Metaphysics 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course R 134.202
134.303 Ethics 15 credits P Any two 200-level courses, at least one of which is in Philosophy R 134.203
134.305 Meta-ethics 15 credits P Any 200-level 134-prefix course
134.308 Philosophy of Science 15 credits R 134.208
134.309 Ancient Philosophy 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course or 201.201 R 134.209
134.310 Philosophy of Literature 15 credits R 134.210
134.312 Epistemology: Seeing and Knowing 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course R 134.212
134.317 Recent and Contemporary Philosophy 15 credits R 134.217
134.321 Indian Philosophy 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course
200.215 Political Theory from Plato to Marx 15 credits  
200.315 Contemporary Political Thought 15 credits  

Politics (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

200.161 Introduction to Politics 15 credits  
200.162 Politics and Public Policy in New Zealand 15 credits  

Compulsory course selections

At least 30 credits from

200.201 Middle Eastern Politics 15 credits  
200.215 Political Theory from Plato to Marx 15 credits  
200.261 World Politics 15 credits  

At least 45 credits from

200.301 Contemporary International Conflict 15 credits  
200.302 Israel/Palestine and the Arab World 15 credits  
200.303 Democratic Politics 15 credits  
200.315 Contemporary Political Thought 15 credits  
200.361 Contemporary New Zealand Politics 15 credits  

Subject courses

145.318 Geopolitics 15 credits  
150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society 15 credits R 269.274
230.121 Future State: New Zealand in the 21st Century 15 credits  
230.301 Social Science at Work 15 credits P 30 Credits at 200-level from 145, 146, 176, and/or 200 prefix courses.

Psychology (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

175.101 Psychology as a Social Science 15 credits  
175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits  
175.203 Introduction to Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.102

Subject courses

175.201 Social Psychology 15 credits  
175.205 Brain and Behaviour 15 credits P 175.102
175.206 Memory and Cognition 15 credits P 175.102
175.210 Ngā Tirohanga Rua o te Taha Hinengaro: Bicultural Perspectives in Psychology 15 credits R 175.312
175.301 Community Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.302 Abnormal and Therapeutic Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.303 The Practice of Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.203
175.304 The Psychology of Security 15 credits  
175.306 Assessment of Individual Differences 15 credits P 175.203
175.309 Forensic Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.311 Psychology of Women 15 credits P 175.203
175.313 Gender and Violence 15 credits P 175.203
175.316 Evolution, Culture and Mind 15 credits P 175.203
175.317 Health Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.318 Experimental Psychology 15 credits P 175.203
175.343 Personnel Psychology and Career Development 15 credits P 175.203
175.345 Organisational Psychology 15 credits P 175.203

Security Studies (135 credits)

Compulsory course

294.180 Introduction to Security Studies 15 credits  

Subject courses

175.304 The Psychology of Security 15 credits  
294.170 Introduction to Border Security 15 credits  
294.201 States, Borders and Resource Security 15 credits R 149.271
294.202 Human Security 15 credits  
294.272 Intelligence in the Security Environment 15 credits  
294.304 Cyber and Information Security 15 credits R 149.295, 149.360
294.305 Transnational Crime 15 credits  
294.306 Security Governance and Management 15 credits R 149.380
294.309 Defence and Security Capstone Project 15 credits  
294.350 The History of Defence and Security Intelligence 15 credits  
294.381 Terrorism and Political Violence 15 credits  
294.382 Biosecurity 15 credits  

Social Anthropology (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

146.101 Introductory Social Anthropology 15 credits  
146.213 Anthropological Enquiry 15 credits  
146.303 Practice of Fieldwork 15 credits  

Compulsory course selection (At least 60 credits from)

146.102 Endangered Cultures 15 credits  
146.206 Visual Ethnography 15 credits  
146.208 Political Anthropology 15 credits  
146.209 Food and Eating 15 credits  
146.210 Ritual and Belief 15 credits  
146.211 Systems of Healing 15 credits  
146.302 Regional Ethnography: Asia 15 credits  
146.304 Culture, Biology and Racism 15 credits  
146.311 Medical Systems of China, India and the West 15 credits  
146.313 Issues in South Pacific Anthropology 15 credits  
146.316 Visual Anthropology: Southasia and Global Issues 15 credits  
146.317 Urban Anthropology 15 credits  
146.318 Environmental Anthropology 15 credits  

Subject courses

131.221 Global Development Issues 15 credits  
150.213 Tikanga-ā-Iwi: Tribal Development 15 credits P 150.114 or 146.101; nil for GDip Maori Devpt; nil for GradDipArts
176.216 Understanding Globalisation 15 credits R 176.316
176.310 Ethnicity and Ethnic Identity: Contemporary Issues 15 credits  
230.121 Future State: New Zealand in the 21st Century 15 credits  
230.301 Social Science at Work 15 credits P 30 Credits at 200-level from 145, 146, 176, and/or 200 prefix courses.

Social Policy (135 credits)

Compulsory courses (135 credits from)

179.202 Applied Research for Social Policy and Social Work 15 credits  
179.230 The Wellbeing of Pacific Peoples in New Zealand 15 credits  
179.320 Community Development 15 credits  
179.330 Māori Development and the Social Services 15 credits  
279.101 Social Policy: An Introduction 15 credits R 179.101
279.201 Social Policy: Concepts and Theories 15 credits P 279.101 or 179.101 or 200.162; 279.101 or 179.101 for BSW
279.203 Law, Government and Social Policy 15 credits P 279.101 or 179.101 or 200.162 (179.102 to 2009)
279.301 Government Policy, Planning and Administration 15 credits P 279.201 or 179.201
279.302 Policy Research and Evaluation 15 credits P 179.202 or 176.202

Sociology (135 credits)

Compulsory courses

176.101 The Sociological Imagination 15 credits  
176.106 The Stuff of Everyday Life 15 credits  

Subject courses

176.205 Animals and Human Societies 15 credits  
176.206 Understanding Social Life 15 credits P Any 100-level Sociology course
176.207 Family, Intimacy and Domestic Life 15 credits  
176.216 Understanding Globalisation 15 credits R 176.316
176.218 Race, Nation and Modernity 15 credits  
176.222 Cities in the Twenty-first Century 15 credits  
176.223 Social Inequality and Justice 15 credits  
176.224 Gender: Bodies that Matter 15 credits  
176.302 Research Design and Practice 15 credits  
176.308 Sociology of the Environment 15 credits  
176.310 Ethnicity and Ethnic Identity: Contemporary Issues 15 credits  
176.318 Sociology of Death and Dying 15 credits  
176.322 The World of Work: Contemporary Issues 15 credits  
176.323 The Transformation of the Pacific: Contemporary Issues 15 credits  
176.324 Imagining Other Worlds 15 credits  
176.325 The Politics of Truth 15 credits  
176.326 The Anthropocene: Toward a Politics of Hope 15 credits  
230.121 Future State: New Zealand in the 21st Century 15 credits  
230.301 Social Science at Work 15 credits P 30 Credits at 200-level from 145, 146, 176, and/or 200 prefix courses.

Spanish (135 credits)

Subject courses

245.101 Introductory Spanish Language I 15 credits R 245.102, 245.201, 245.202, 245.301
245.102 Introductory Spanish Language II 15 credits P 245.101 R 245.201, 245.202, 245.301
245.103 Hispanic Culture and Heritage 15 credits  
245.201 Intermediate Spanish Language I 15 credits P 245.102 R 245.202, 245.301
245.202 Intermediate Spanish Language II 15 credits P 245.201 R 245.301
245.203 The Sound of Spanish: Diction, Dialects and Diversity 15 credits P 245.201
245.204 Latin American Voices 15 credits P 245.201 R 164.255
245.301 Advanced Spanish Language 15 credits P 245.202
245.302 Theory and Practice of Spanish Translation 15 credits P 245.301
245.303 Latin American Rhythms and Politics: From Tango to Rock 15 credits P 245.202 or 245.204
245.304 Travellers' Tales: the Invention of Latin America 15 credits P 245.202 or 245.204
245.305 Spanish Conversation on Film 15 credits P 245.202

Statistics (135 credits)

Compulsory course

161.220 Data Analysis 15 credits P One of 115.101, 161.100-161.130 R 161.250

Compulsory course selections

At least 15 credits from

Courses at 100 level with the prefix 160

At least 15 credits from

161.101 Statistics for Business 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.120, 161.130, 161.140
161.120 Introductory Statistics 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.101, 161.130, 161.140
161.130 Introductory Biostatistics 15 credits R 161.100, 161.101, 161.120, 161.140, 115.101

At least 15 credits from

161.200 Statistical Models 15 credits P 160.1xx or 228.171 and one of 115.101, 161.100 - 161.130. R 161.231

At least 15 credits from

160.203 Calculus 15 credits P 160.101 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
160.211 Linear Algebra 15 credits P 160.102 or 160.112 or 160.133 or 228.172
161.221 Applied Linear Models 15 credits P One of 115.101, or 161.100-161.130 R 161.320

Subject courses

161.223 Introduction to Data Mining 15 credits P One of 115.101, 161.100-161.130 R 161.324, 161.326, 161.777
161.250 Data Analysis for Biologists 15 credits P One of 115.101, 161.100 - 161.130 R 161.220
161.304 Advanced Statistical Modelling 15 credits P 161.200
161.321 Sampling and Experimental Design 15 credits P One of 161.2xx R 161.322
161.322 Design and Analysis of Surveys and Experiments 15 credits P One of 161.2xx R 161.775, 161.321 and 161.331
161.323 Multivariate Analysis 15 credits P One of 161.2xx
161.324 Data Mining 15 credits P 161.220 or 161.221 or 161.250 R 161.777, 161.223
161.325 Statistical Methods for Quality Improvement 15 credits P One of 161.200, 161.220, 161.230, 161.240
161.327 Generalised Linear Models 15 credits P 161.221 and one of 160.1xx R 161.726
161.331 Biostatistics 15 credits P 161.220 or 161.221 or 161.250
161.342 Forecasting and Time Series 15 credits P 161.220 or 161.221 or 161.250

Minors

Asian Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory course

169.101 Introduction to Asian Thought 15 credits  

Compulsory course selections (At least 45 credits from)

No more than 30 credits from

134.221 East Asian Philosophy 15 credits  
241.207 Chinese Diaspora 15 credits  
241.208 Contemporary Chinese Society in Literature and Film 15 credits R 241.203, 241.204
242.205 Japanese Cinema 15 credits R 169.227

At least 15 credits from

134.321 Indian Philosophy 15 credits P Any 200-level 134 prefix course
146.302 Regional Ethnography: Asia 15 credits  
146.311 Medical Systems of China, India and the West 15 credits  
146.316 Visual Anthropology: Southasia and Global Issues 15 credits  

Subject courses (No more than 15 credits from)

241.103 Ancient Chinese World pre-republic (1912) 15 credits R 169.143
241.107 China under Transformation: Economy, Society and Diplomacy 15 credits  
242.103 Introduction to Japanese Culture 15 credits R 169.123

Chinese (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Chinese Major schedule.

Classical Studies (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Classical Studies Major schedule. The minor must include at least 60 credits from 201-prefix courses.

Creative Writing (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

139.123 Creative Writing I 15 credits  
139.280 Creative Nonfiction: Creative Writing II 15 credits R 139.327
139.380 Building Your Manuscript: Creative Writing III 15 credits P Any 200-level Creative Writing course

15 credits at 200 or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Creative Writing Major schedule.

Defence Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

294.115 War and Society 15 credits  
294.215 Global Defence Challenges 15 credits P 149.115 or 294.115

15 credits at 300 level; 15 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Defence Studies Major schedule

Development Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

131.121 Rich World, Poor World 15 credits  
131.221 Global Development Issues 15 credits  
131.321 Strategies for Sustainable Development 15 credits  

Compulsory course selection (At least 15 credits from)

145.311 Geographies of Globalisation 15 credits  
146.318 Environmental Anthropology 15 credits  
150.213 Tikanga-ā-Iwi: Tribal Development 15 credits P 150.114 or 146.101; nil for GDip Maori Devpt; nil for GradDipArts

Subject courses (No more than 15 credits from)

121.311 Global Environmental Issues 15 credits P121.103
132.112 Planning for Sustainable Development 15 credits
145.218 Development and Inequality 15 credits  
146.102 Endangered Cultures 15 credits  
146.313 Issues in South Pacific Anthropology 15 credits  
176.323 The Transformation of the Pacific: Contemporary Issues 15 credits  
179.330 Māori Development and the Social Services 15 credits  
200.201 Middle Eastern Politics 15 credits  
200.301 Contemporary International Conflict 15 credits

Economics (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

115.113 Economics of Business 15 credits R 115.106
178.100 Principles of Macroeconomics 15 credits  

Plus 15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level from the Economics Major schedule

Education (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Education Major schedule.

Educational Psychology (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits  
175.203 Introduction to Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.102
256.201 Educational Psychology 15 credits R 186.230, 186.201
275.102 Human Development 15 credits R 208.102, 209.102

15 credits from

175.306 Assessment of Individual Differences 15 credits P 175.203
256.303 Sustainable Learning 15 credits P 256.201
256.304 Positive Behaviour for Learning 15 credits P 256.201

Emergency Management (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (75 credits from)

130.202 Introduction to Emergency Management 15 credits  
130.203 Disaster Risk Management 15 credits  
130.301 Incident Command Systems 15 credits P Any 200-level course or Graduate Status
193.304 Animal Welfare Emergency Management 15 credits P 193.204 or 130.202 or 117.2xx or 119.2xx or 112.2xx
219.312 Risk and Crisis Communication 15 credits  

English (75 credits)

Compulsory course

139.139 Introduction to English Studies 15 credits R 139.171

At least 45 credits from List A subject courses; 15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level; and 15 credits at any level from the English Major schedule.

Environmental Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory courses

145.111 Society, Environment and Place 15 credits  
176.308 Sociology of the Environment 15 credits  

Compulsory course selection (At least 15 credits from)

121.210 Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103 R 121.311
121.211 New Zealand Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103, 145.111, or 228.111

15 credits at 200 or 300 level and 15 credits at any level from the Environmental Studies Major schedule.

French (75 credits)

No more than 30 credits from

243.101 Introductory French Language I 15 credits R 243.102, 243.201, 243.202, 243.301
243.102 Introductory French Language II 15 credits P 243.101 or 164.106 R 243.201, 243.202, 243.301

No more than 30 credits from

243.201 Intermediate French Language I 15 credits P 243.102 or 164.107 or equivalent R 243.202, 243.301
243.202 Intermediate French Language II 15 credits P 243.201 or 164.101 or 164.200 R 243.301

At least 15 credits from

243.301 Advanced French Language 15 credits P 243.202 or equivalent
243.304 Contemporary French Popular Culture 15 credits P 243.301 or 164.301 R 164.307
243.305 Close Encounters - New Zealand Seen Through French Eyes 15 credits P 243.301

Geography (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Geography Major schedule.

History (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the History Major schedule.

Japanese (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Japanese Major schedule.

Linguistics (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Linguistics Major schedule.

Māori Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (60 credits from)

150.114 He Tirohanga o Mua: Māori Custom, Lore and Economics 15 credits  
150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society 15 credits R 269.274
300.110 Te Reo Whakahoahoa: Socialising in Te Reo 15 credits  
300.209 Te Reo Torangapu: Political Te Reo 15 credits P 300.110 or 300.111

15 credits at 300 level from the Māori Studies Major schedule.

Mathematics (75 credits)

Compulsory course selection (30 credits from)

Either

160.101 Calculus I 15 credits R 160.112, 160.133, 228.172
160.102 Linear Mathematics 15 credits R 160.112, 160.133, 228.172

Or (Note 160.132 unless exempted for prerequisite purposes)

160.132 Concepts in Mathematics 15 credits R 160.101, 160.102, 160.103, 160.111, 160.112, 160.131, 228.171, 228.172. 160.132 may not be taken after 160.133 has been passed.
160.133 Processes in Mathematics 15 credits P 160.132, or 160.111, or 228.171, or 160.101, or 160.102, or 160.103, or A- or better in 160.131 R 160.112, 228.172, both of 160.101, 160.102. And, 160.133 may not be taken at the same time as any of 160.101, 160.102 or 160.111.

Or

160.111 Mathematics 1A 15 credits P 160.103 or 160.131 or 160.132 R 160.101, 160.102, 228.171
160.112 Mathematics 1B 15 credits P 160.111 or 228.171 or any one of 160.101, 160.102 R 228.172, 160.133

45 credits from courses with 160.2xx and 160.3xx, with at least 15 credits at 300 level.

Media Studies (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level; and 30 credits at any level from the Media Studies Major schedule.

New Zealand Studies (75 credits)

Note: No more than 30 credits may be completed from the same prefix.

Compulsory course

150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society
R 269.274
15 credits  

No more than 30 credits from

121.103 New Zealand Environments 15 credits  
148.141 A History of New Zealand's Peoples 15 credits  
150.106 Nga Hanga Whakairo: Traditional Māori Visual Art 15 credits  
150.114 He Tirohanga o Mua: Māori Custom, Lore and Economics 15 credits  
178.110 The New Zealand Economy 15 credits  
200.162 Politics and Public Policy in New Zealand 15 credits  

No more than 45 credits from

121.210 Environmental Issues 15 credits P 121.103 R 121.311
139.255 Critical Periods in Aotearoa New Zealand Literature 15 credits  
148.245 Māori and Colonisation 15 credits R 148.337
148.246 Iwi History 15 credits  
148.248 Reformers, Radicals & Revolutionaries: Protest in New Zealand 15 credits  
150.204 Mana Māori: Māori and Politics 15 credits P Any 100-level BA course
172.232 Language and Society in New Zealand 15 credits  
179.230 The Wellbeing of Pacific Peoples in New Zealand 15 credits  

At least 15 credits from

148.308 New Zealand Military History: 1899 to 2001 15 credits  
148.309 The New Zealand Wars 15 credits R 148.204
148.316 New Zealand Between the Wars 15 credits  
148.317 New Zealand Religious History 15 credits  
150.301 Te Mana Te Kawanatanga: Māori Policy and the State 15 credits P 150.201; nil for GradDipArts
200.361 Contemporary New Zealand Politics 15 credits  

Philosophy (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Philosophy Major schedule.

Planning Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory course

131.221 Global Development Issues 15 credits  

No more than 30 credits from

132.101 Introduction to Professional Planning 15 credits  
132.111 Planning and the Environment 15 credits  
132.112 Planning for Sustainable Development 15 credits  

No more than 45 credits from

132.217 Planning Hazard-Resilient Communities 15 credits  
132.218 Building Collaborative Communities 15 credits  
150.201 Te Kawenata o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi in New Zealand Society
R 269.274
15 credits  

At least 15 credits from

132.304 Tuhono Taiao: Māori and Planning 15 credits P 150.201
132.305 Natural Resource Policy and Planning 15 credits P Any 200-level Geography or Planning course
132.314 Transport and Urban Planning 15 credits  

Politics (75 credits)

Compulsory course

200.161 Introduction to Politics 15 credits  

15 credits from (15 credits from)

200.215 Political Theory from Plato to Marx 15 credits  
200.261 World Politics 15 credits  

15 credits at 300 level; 15 credits at 200 or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Politics Major schedule. The minor must include at least 60 credits from 200 prefix courses.

Portuguese (75 credits)

No more than 30 credits from

292.101 Introductory Portuguese Language I 15 credits R 292.102, 292.201, 292.202, 292.301
292.102 Introductory Portuguese Language 2 15 credits P 292.101 R 292.201, 292.202, 292.301

At least 15 credits from

292.201 Intermediate Portuguese Language I 15 credits P 292.102 R 292.202, 292.301
292.202 Intermediate Portuguese Language 2 15 credits P 292.201 R 292.301

At least 15 credits from

292.301 Advanced Portuguese Language 15 credits P 292.202
292.305 Brazilian Culture and Heritage 15 credits P 292.202

Psychology (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

175.102 Psychology as a Natural Science 15 credits  
175.203 Introduction to Psychological Research 15 credits P 175.102

15 credits at 300 level, 15 credits at 200 or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Psychology Major schedule

Public and Professional Writing (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (30 credits from)

139.246 Text Image Design: Digital Technical Writing 15 credits P 230.100 or 230.111 or 119.155 or 247.155 or 119.177 or 247.177 or 219.100 or 192.102
139.340 The Publishing Project 15 credits P Any 200-level course with a 139 prefix or 219.202

Elective courses (45 credits from)

139.231 Health Writing: Theory and Practice 15 credits P One of 230.100, 119.155, 247.155, 192.102, 119.177, 247.177 or 219.100
139.244 Writing for the Public 15 credits P 230.100 or 230.111 or 119.155 or 247.155 or 119.177 or 219.100 or 192.102 or 247.177
139.280 Creative Nonfiction: Creative Writing II 15 credits R 139.327
139.348 Literacy Studies 15 credits P Any 200-level course with a 139 prefix or 219.202 R 139.208
154.311 Social Media and Digital Cultures 15 credits P Any 200-level Media Studies course
219.207 Writing for Public Relations and Digital Media 15 credits  
219.234 Editing & Publishing 15 credits  

Rehabilitation Studies (75 credits)

30 credits from

147.101 Rehabilitation Studies 15 credits  
147.102 Mental Health and Society 15 credits  

30 credits from

147.201 Issues in Rehabilitation 15 credits  
147.202 Mental Health Promotion 15 credits P 147.102

15 credits from

147.302 Alcohol and Drug Use 15 credits  

Security Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory course

294.180 Introduction to Security Studies 15 credits  

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Security Studies Major schedule.

Social Anthropology (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Social Anthropology major schedule. The minor must include at least 60 credits from the 146-prefix.

Social Policy (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

279.101 Social Policy: An Introduction 15 credits R 179.101
279.201 Social Policy: Concepts and Theories 15 credits P 279.101 or 179.101 or 200.162; 279.101 or 179.101 for BSW
279.301 Government Policy, Planning and Administration 15 credits P 279.201 or 179.201

30 credits from

179.202 Applied Research for Social Policy and Social Work 15 credits  
279.203 Law, Government and Social Policy 15 credits P 279.101 or 179.101 or 200.162 (179.102 to 2009)
279.302 Policy Research and Evaluation 15 credits P 179.202 or 176.202

Sociology (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level; and 30 credits at any level from the Sociology Major schedule

Spanish (75 credits)

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 30 credits at any level from the Spanish Major schedule

Statistics (75 credits)

15 credits from

161.101 Statistics for Business 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.120, 161.130, 161.140
161.120 Introductory Statistics 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.101, 161.130, 161.140
161.130 Introductory Biostatistics 15 credits R 161.100, 161.101, 161.120, 161.140, 115.101

15 credits at 300 level; 30 credits at 200 and/or 300 level, and 15 credits at any level from the Statistics Major schedule

Te Reo Māori (75 credits)

Compulsory courses (45 credits from)

300.111 Te Reo Kōnakinaki: Developing Te Reo 15 credits  
300.210 Te Reo Kōrerorero: Discussing in Te Reo 15 credits P 300.111
300.211 Te Reo Whakanakonako: Embellishing Te Reo 15 credits P 300.111

Compulsory course selection (At least 30 credits from)

300.310 Te Reo Auaha: Creative Writing in Te Reo 15 credits P 300.211
300.311 Te Reo Papa: Strengthening Te Reo 15 credits P 300.211
300.312 Te Reo o te Marae: Karanga and Whaikorerorero 15 credits P 300.211

Subject courses

300.110 Te Reo Whakahoahoa: Socialising in Te Reo 15 credits  
300.209 Te Reo Torangapu: Political Te Reo 15 credits P 300.110 or 300.111

Theatre Studies (75 credits)

Compulsory course selection (Between 15 and 30 credits from)

139.104 Drama in Performance 15 credits  
139.133 Creative Communication 15 credits  

No more than 45 credits from

139.209 Speaking: Theory and Practice 15 credits  
139.220 Theatre for Change 15 credits  
139.223 Creative Processes 15 credits  
139.224 Making Plays for Theatre 15 credits  

At least 15 credits from

139.303 Modern Drama 15 credits  
139.320 Theatre in Production 15 credits  
139.323 Script Writing 15 credits  
139.333 Creativity in the Community 15 credits P Any one of 139.123, 139.104, 139.133, 154.204, or 139.223

Women's Studies (75 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory course

170.201 What is Feminism? 15 credits  

No more than 15 credits from

170.102 Women of Ideas and Action 15 credits  

No more than 45 credits from

145.218 Development and Inequality 15 credits  
146.209 Food and Eating 15 credits  
176.207 Family, Intimacy and Domestic Life 15 credits  
201.211 Love and Sexuality in Ancient Greece 15 credits  

At least 15 credits from

139.376 Sexual/Textual Politics 15 credits R 139.361
150.303 Mana Wahine: Māori Women 15 credits P 150.216 (or approved alternative research methods course) R 150.203
154.302 Gender and Race in the Media 15 credits  
175.311 Psychology of Women 15 credits P 175.203
175.313 Gender and Violence 15 credits P 175.203
219.302 Gender and Communication in Organisations 15 credits R 114.358
275.304 Development of Gender 15 credits  

Schedule C: Other subjects and courses

Emergency Management

130.301 Incident Command Systems 15 credits P Any 200-level course or Graduate Status

English for Speakers of Other Languages

192.101 English for Academic Purposes for Speakers of Other Languages 15 credits  
192.102 Academic Writing in English for Speakers of Other Languages 15 credits  

Humanities and Social Sciences

150.103 Nau mai e noho: Engaging with Māori 15 credits  
230.102 Pacific Peoples in New Zealand 15 credits  

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