Arts and Social Sciences (2020)
Papers for Arts and Social Science qualifications are listed under the individual subject headings.
For a list of major subjects available for the Bachelor of Arts (BA), please see the following web page.
Students studying a BA within the Division of Arts, Law, Psychology and Social Sciences are required to complete ARTSC110.
For a list of major subjects available for the Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc), please see the following web page.
Students studying a BSocSc within the Division of Arts, Law, Psychology and Social Sciences or the Division of Education are required to complete ARTSC111.
Note: The papers listed in the Arts and Social Sciences subject page do not count towards a major.
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Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location ARTSC101 Indigenous Social Science Research 20B (Hamilton) & 20B (Tauranga) With an emphasis on indigenous ways of understanding and knowing, students engage with critical questions about social issues, examine a range of social science research strategies and techniques, and consider the ethical values required of researchers engaged with indigenous peoples and communities. ARTSC103 Rights and Reason 20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga) & 20B (Hamilton) Students will develop critical thinking skills by reasoning about human rights. Issues include rights-protection in difficult circumstances, who bears responsibility for protecting human rights, and armed intervention and torture in the name of human rights. ARTSC105 Language in Context 20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Online), 20P (Hamilton) & 20P (Online) Language in Context is an essential paper for students of a broad range of disciplines where language and communication are a focus. Students are given the tools to examine how human language reflects our histories, our social selves, and out immediate physical contexts. We observe how language is used to reinvent and to reinforce ... ARTSC106 Critical Social Science Research: The Crisis of Climate Change 20B (Hamilton) & 20B (Online) This paper is an introduction to critical social science research in Aotearoa New Zealand. It adopts an interdisciplinary approach spanning indigenous and feminist studies, political science and sociology, and is organised around the case study of climate change. ARTSC110 Old Worlds - New Worlds 20A (Hamilton) & 20A (Tauranga) This multi-disciplinary paper is designed to help you become a better BA student, no matter what your major subject. It is structured by some key concepts (journey, encounter and change) and foregrounds the processes and attributes that help make culturally aware, responsible and articulate citizens: interpreting; explaining, gathe... ARTSC111 Social Science Theory and Action 20A (Hamilton) & 20A (Tauranga) This paper introduces University of Waikato social scientists as researchers. Each presenter's research will be discussed to demonstrate how it illustrates key themes of the social sciences and their specific disciplines.
2020 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 1 July 2020 8:51am