Explore New Zealand’s rich cultural history.
An introduction to changing ideas about New Zealand and New Zealand culture from colonial times to the present considering, among other topics, the history of exploration and travel, the iconography of the nation, public and private commemorations and celebrations, the history of the body and the commercialisation of leisure.
You will join a class which is studying History (HISTORY 252) as part of an undergraduate degree, but you will not attend tutorials, complete assignments or sit an exam – a no- stress learning opportunity. You will not have online access to the course lecture notes.
Please note that you will not have online access to the course lecture notes.
Limited to 10 CCE participants.
On completion of the course learners will be able to discuss aspects of New Zealand history and culture from colonial times to the present.
Who should attend?
This course is designed for people with an interest in New Zealand history and those considering University study for the first time or perhaps contemplating further study after an extended break.