EDUC 709 - Re-claiming Pasifika Education

Course code
EDUC 709
Re-claiming Pasifika Education
School
Critical Studies in Education
Points
30
Delivery modes
Weekly Lecture
Course director


Tanya Samu

Course description

A critique of education policy, practice and research as experienced by Pacific-heritage communities throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. Socio-cultural and historical perspectives are utilised. Pacific/Pasifika pedagogical frameworks and research approaches are examined in terms of underlying knowledges, philosophies and discourses and how these might position teachers and researchers in partnership with Pasifika communities, to enhance outcomes for Pasifika learners.

Currently scheduled classes

2021 Epsom (Semester 2): Weekly lectures on Tuesdays from 4.30pm-7.30pm.
2022 Epsom (Semester 2): Weekly lectures on Mondays, 4.30 pm - 7.30 pm.

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