School of Art History, Classics and Religious Studies

This information is for the 2015 academic year. See information for MHST 515 in 2014.

MHST-515 – Museums and Maori

Points:30Prerequisites:None
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Art Hist, Classics & Relig StRestrictions:None

This course examines the changing relationship between museums and Maori people from the colonial period to the present.

Through a series of case studies explored in seminar based discussion of history and theory, the relationship between material culture, cultures of display and audience is explored. The course culminates in a research project and presentation on specific museums/exhibitions.

This course is not currently being offered.

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.