Understanding Aotearoa New Zealand


Provides an introduction to the sociological analysis of New Zealand society. Looks at familiar events, institutions, social processes from a sociological point of view and offers ways to understand them in new and different ways. Focuses on the structure of New Zealand society and on social and political changes which affect the lives of New Zealanders and shape their society.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for SOCIOL 101.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2022

Semester 2


Coordinator(s)  Sereana Naepi
Lecturer(s) Miss Erica Lee


Coursework + exam


SOCIOL 101: 15 points