Summer School 2017 course list

Here is the list of courses offered for Summer School 2017.

Academic integrity course

All undergraduate and postgraduate students admitted for the first time to a programme at the University are required to take an online academic integrity course.

The deadline for students enrolled in the Academic Integrity course in Summer School is the last day of Summer School exams in February.

For more information, see Academic Integrity course.


Undergraduate courses: Faculty of Arts


ACADENG 93F Foundation Academic English
ACADENG 101 Academic English Writing

ACADENG 102 Academic English Listening and Reading
ACADENG 210 Writing Research Reports
ANTHRO 102 Introduction to Biological Anthropology
ANTHRO 345 Directed Study in Anthropology
ANTHRO 358 Gender and Colonialism in the Pacific
ANCHIST 377 Study Abroad (Rome) 
ARTSGEN 92P Introduction to Arts and Humanities 
ARTSGEN 300 Directed Study


CHINESE 277 Chinese Study Abroad 2A
CHINESE 278 Chinese Study Abroad 2B
CHINESE 377 Chinese Study Abroad 3A
CHINESE 378 Chinese Study Abroad 3B
COOKIS 101 Introduction to Cook Islands Māori


ENGLISH 121 Reading/Writing/Text
ENGLISH 256: Tolkien and his Worlds
ENGLISH 306: Tolkien and his Worlds
ENGLISH 91P Preparatory English 1 
ENGWRIT 101 English Writing for Academic Purposes
EUROPEAN 206 European Integration
EUROPEAN 277 European Study Abroad 2A
EUROPEAN 278 European Study Abroad 2B
EUROPEAN 302 European Integration


FRENCH 277 French Study Abroad 2A
FRENCH 278 French Study Abroad 2B
FRENCH 322 Linguistic Study Abroad
FRENCH 331 Special Study in French
FRENCH 377 French Study Abroad 3A
FRENCH 378 French Study Abroad 3B
FTVMS 228 Special Topic: Journalism in Practice
FTVMS 318 Special Topic: Journalism in Practice


GERMAN 277 German Study Abroad 2A
GERMAN 278 German Study Abroad 2B
GERMAN 377 German Study Abroad 3A
GERMAN 378 German Study Abroad 3B


HISTORY 262 Social Welfare in New Zealand, 1840-2000 
HISTORY 362 Social Welfare in New Zealand, 1840-2000


ITALIAN 106 Italian Language for Beginners 1
ITALIAN 177 Study Abroad 1
ITALIAN 277 Italian Study Abroad 2A
ITALIAN 278 Italian Study Abroad 2B
ITALIAN 355 Directed Study
ITALIAN 377 Italian Study Abroad 3A
ITALIAN 378 Italian Study Abroad 3B


JAPANESE 277 Japanese Study Abroad 2A
JAPANESE 278 Japanese Study Abroad 2B
JAPANESE 377 Japanese Study Abroad 3A
JAPANESE 378 Japanese Study Abroad 3B


KOREAN 277 Korean Study Abroad 2A
KOREAN 278 Korean Study Abroad 2B
KOREAN 377 Korean Study Abroad 3A
KOREAN 378 Korean Study Abroad 3B


LATINAM 202 Special Topic: Study Abroad (Brazil)
LINGUIST 103 Introduction to English Linguistics


MĀORI 101 Introduction to Written Māori
MĀORI 130 Te Ao Māori: The Māori World


PHIL 101 Introduction to Logic
PHIL 105 Critical Thinking
PHIL 217 Philosophy of Law
PHIL 337 Philosophy of Law 
POLITICS 218 American Politics and Public Policy
POLITICS 319 American Politics and Public Policy 


RUSSIAN 277 Russian Study Abroad 2A
RUSSIAN 278 Russian Study Abroad 2B
RUSSIAN 377 Russian Study Abroad 3A
RUSSIAN 378 Russian Study Abroad 3B


SOCIOL 101 Understanding Aotearoa New Zealand
SOCIOL 3081 Law and Identity
SPANISH 277 Spanish Study Abroad 2A
SPANISH 278 Spanish Study Abroad 2B
SPANISH 377 Spanish Study Abroad 3A
SPANISH 378 Spanish Study Abroad 3B


Postgraduate courses

Faculty of Arts

ANTHRO 729 Special Studies in Anthropology
ANTHRO 739 Special Studies in Anthropology
FRENCH 777 Study Abroad
FRENCH 778 Study Abroad

Creative Arts and Industries

ARCHDES 700 Advanced Design 1
ARCHDES 701 Advanced Design 2
URBPLAN 715 Urban Planning Research Dissertation

Faculty of Education and Social Work

EDCURRIC 720 Special Topic: Digital Enhancement
EDCURSEC 682 Special Study
EDPRAC 622 Pedagogy in Practice
EDPRAC 751 Special Topic: Practitioner Inquiry
EDPROF 701 Accelerating Achievement
EDPROF 753 Working Together to Accelerate Learning
EDPROF 754 Promoting Learning through Inquiry: Understanding our World
EDPROFST 708 Media Literacy in Educational Contexts
EDPROFST 754 Critical Research Methodologies in Education
EDUC 763 Special Study
EDUC 787 Researching Māori Education
PROFSUPV 717 Special Study
SOCWORK 719 Special Study

Faculty of Engineering

CIVIL 725 Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
ENERGY 785A Research Project
ENERGY 785B Research Project

Faculty of Law

LAW 760 Directed Study
LAW 790 Dissertation

Faculty of Science

COMPSCI 780 Postgraduate Project in Computer Science
EARTHSCI 704 Directed Study in Earth Sciences
EARTHSCI 707 Special Topics in Earth Sciences
EARTHSCI 770 Engineering Geological Mapping
FOODSCI 705 Project in Food Science
FOODSCI 710 Industrial Internship
GEOG 739 Research Topics in Geography
MATHS 707 Special Topics in Mathematics Education 1 
MATHS 708 Special Topics in Mathematics Education 2 
MATHS 709 Special Topics in Mathematics Education 3
MATHS 710 Special Topics in Mathematics Education 4
MATHS 711 Special Topics in Mathematics Education 5
MATHS 711A Special Topics in Mathematics Education 5
MATHS 711B Special Topics in Mathematics Education 5
PHYSICS 788 Project in Physics 
SCIENT 707 Special Topic 
STATS 785 Topics in Statistical Data Management


1. Subject to Education Committee approval. 

2. Formerly SPORTSCI 100G.