Regulations - Interfaculty Programmes


The Degree of Master of Global Studies – MGlobalSt

The regulations for this degree are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations

Admission

1 In order to be admitted to this degree, a student must have completed the requirements for:

a the Degree of Bachelor of Global Studies from this University with a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher in 45 points above Stage II, or the equivalent as approved by Senate or its representative

or

b the Degree of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in a relevant major from this University with a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher in 45 points above Stage II, or the equivalent as approved by Senate or its representative.

Note: Relevant majors may include anthropology, communication, development studies, economics, environmental science, gender studies, geography, history, indigenous studies, law, linguistics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this degree must:

a pass courses with a total value of 180 points

and

b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Masters Degrees

and

c not exceed 220 points in the total enrolment for this degree.

Structure and Content

3 A student enrolled for this degree must complete the requirements as listed in the Master of Global Studies Schedule.

4 A student must achieve a Grade Point Average of 4.0 or higher in the first 120 points of courses taken for this degree. If this Grade Point Average is not achieved, enrolment in the Master of Global Studies cannot continue.

5 A student must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar .

Dissertation

6 a The dissertation is to be carried out under the guidance of a supervisor appointed by Senate or its representative.

b The dissertation topic must be approved by the relevant Academic Head or nominee prior to enrolment.

c The dissertation is to be completed and submitted in accordance with the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Reassignment

7 A student may apply to reassign courses passed for this degree to the Postgraduate Diploma in Global Studies.

Honours

8 This degree may be awarded with Honours as specified in the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Variations

9 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.

Commencement

10 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2022.

Master of Global Studies (MGlobalSt) Schedule

Taught Masters

Requirement:

90 points: GLOBAL 700-702

30 points from ANTHRO 727, 728, 732, 733, 738, ARTHIST 703, COMMS 700, 702, 704, COMPLIT 705, 709, DANCE 722, DESIGN 705, DEVELOP 701, 702, 709, 710, 713, 716, 717, ENVMGT 742, 744, 746, ENVSCI 738, GENDER 700, GEOG 715, 725, GLMI 701-704, 709, GLOBAL 704-707, HISTORY 716, INDIGEN 700, 711, LAWPUBL 749, 752, 753, LAWENVIR 710, LAWCOMM 779, MĀORI 732, 743, MEDIA 715, MUS 749, PACIFIC 700, 715, POLITICS 706, 724, 740, 750, 776, SOCIOL 700, 748, URBPLAN 705, 712

60 points: GLOBAL 793 Dissertation

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