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.
Take this course
This course can be taken as a taught course in the following programmes: