2018 Calendar updates

A summary of the updates that have been made subsequent to the printing of the 2018 University of Auckland Calendar.

Changes to regulations

Changes to the following regulations have been approved to take effect from 1 January 2018 unless otherwise stated. These regulations supersede those published in the 2018 print Calendar.

Name of Regulations Date of Update
Faculty Notes
General Education Regulations 30 January 2018 - Regulation 2 amended
Certificate in Academic Preparation 30 January 2018 Interfaculty Suspension note added
Master of Professional Studies 30 January 2018 Interfaculty Changed to requirement for Translation subject in schedule, suspension noted added to Food Safety subject in schedule
Postgraduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation 30 January 2018 Interfaculty "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Certificate in Energy 30 January 2018 Interfaculty "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Diploma in Energy 30 January 2018 Interfaculty "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Heritage Conservation 30 January 2018 Interfaculty "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Diploma in Science 30 January 2018 Science "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed from Geophysics subject in schedule
Master of Marine Studies 30 January 2018 Science "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Information Technology 30 January 2018 Science "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Science (Honours) 30 January 2018 Science "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed  from Geophysics, Pharmacology, Physiology & Psychology subjects in Schedule
Bachelor of Science 30 January 2018 Science "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed  from Mathematics and Pharmacology majors in schedule
Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Medical Imaging (Honours) 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Medical Imaging 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Taxation Studies 30 January 2018 Law "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Laws 30 January 2018 Law "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Legal Studies 30 January 2018 Law "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering Project Management 30 January 2018 Engineering "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Engineering Project Management 30 January 2018 Engineering "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Education (Teaching) 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Change to requirement for subject Huarahi Māori in schedule
Master of Social Work (Professional) 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work "Distinction" heading replaced with "Honours" and Regulations 10 amended.
Master of Education Practice 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Postgraduate Diploma in Therapeutic Dance 30 January 2018 Creative Arts and Industries "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Urban Planning 30 January 2018 Creative Arts and Industries "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Dance Movement Therapy 30 January 2018 Creative Arts and Industries "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Bachelor of Architectural Studies 30 January 2018 Creative Arts and Industries "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Diploma in Languages 30 January 2018 Arts ITALIAN 331 & 339 deleted from Italian schedule. ASIAN 208 & 308 deleted from Japanese and Korean schedules.
Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages   30 January 2018 Arts "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Public Policy 30 January 2018 Arts "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed
Master of Conflict and Terrorism Studies 30 January 2018 Arts Changes to requirement in 120-point and 240-point schedules
Master of Arts 30 January 2018 Arts "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed and changes to requirement in 120-point and 240-point schedules for Statisics, changes to requirement in Asian Studies, Politics and International Studies and Translation Studies 120-point and 240-point schedules.
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) 30 January 2018 Arts "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed from Psychology in schedule, changes to schedule for Asian Sutides major
Bachelor of Arts 30 January 2018 Arts "Subject to CUAP approval" note removed, changes to schedule for Academic English Studies and Linguistics, European Studies, German, Italian, Media, Film and Television, Screen Production, Spanish and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages majors.
Master of Arts 1 November 2017 Arts Adds award of Distinction and Merit in Regulation 11
Master of Arts 1 November 2017 Arts Changes to schedule for Translation Studies for 240 and 120 point programmes
Master of Conflict and Terrorism Studies 1 November 2017 Arts Changes to the schedule
Bachelor of Arts 1 November 2017 Arts Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 6
Postgraduate Diploma in Translation Studies 1 November 2017 Arts Changes to the schedule
Bachelor of Commerce
1 November 2017 Business and Economics Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Property 1 November 2017 Business and Economics Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 3
Master of International Business 1 November 2017 Business and Economics Change to Parts III and IV of schedule
Master of Marketing 1 November 2017 Business and Economics Change to Parts III and IV of schedule
Master of Professional Accounting 1 November 2017 Business and Economics Change to Parts III and IV of schedule
Bachelor of Architectural Studies 1 November 2017 Creative Arts and Industries
Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 4
Bachelor of Dance Studies 1 November 2017 Creative Arts and Industries Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Fine Arts 1 November 2017 Creative Arts and Industries Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Music 1 November 2017 Creative Arts and Industries Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Urban Planning (Honours) 1 November 2017 Creative Arts and Industries Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 6
Bachelor of Education (Teaching) 1 November 2017 Education and Social Work Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 10
Bachelor of Social Work 1 November 2017 Education and Social Work Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 8
Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) 1 November 2017 Education and Social Work Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 6
Bachelor of Sport, Health and Physical Education 1 November 2017 Education and Social Work Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) 1 November 2017 Engineering Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 4
Bachelor of Laws 1 November 2017 Law Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 4
Bachelor of Health Sciences 1 November 2017 Medical and Health Sciences
Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 3
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery 1 November 2017 Medical and Health Sciences Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 6
Bachelor of Nursing 1 November 2017 Medical and Health Sciences Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 3
Bachelor of Optometry 1 November 2017 Medical and Health Sciences Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 8
Bachelor of Pharmacy   1 November 2017 Medical and Health Sciences Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 7
Bachelor of Science 1 November 2017 Science Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 4
Bachelor of Global Studies 1 November 2017 Interfaculty Changes to General Education Exemptions, Regulation 5
Bachelor of Global Studies/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) 1 November 2017 Conjoint "Subject to CUAP" note removed
Examination Regulations 1 November 2017 - New Regulation 21i inserted under Deferred Results for Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology, existing regulations 21i and 21j renumbered to 21j and 21k
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Changes to courses

Changes to the following courses have been approved to take effect from 1 January 2018. These changes supersede the details of the courses published in the 2018 print Calendar.

Course code Course title Date of update Faculty Notes
LAWPUBL 740 Special Topic 7 March 2018 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Local Government Law”
LAWENVIR 737 Special Topic 7 March 2018 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Global Environmental Law”
POLITICS 731 Special Topic: Conflict Zone Humanitarian Practice 30 January 2018 Arts Corequisite added.
PACIFIC 201 Pacific Worlds 30 January 2018 Arts LINGUIST 102 removed from prerequisite
ITALIAN 339 Contemporary Italian Fiction 30 January 2018 Arts Course deleted
ITALIAN 712 Contemporary Italian Theatre
30 January 2018 Arts Course deleted
ITALIAN 739 Contemporary Italian Fiction 30 January 2018 Arts Course deleted
SOCWORK 734A/B Professional Social Work Research in Practice 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work
Description amended
SOCWORK 724 Applied Social Work Research Methods 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Description amended
SOCWORK 317 Supervised Field Practice and Professional Development 1 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Prerequisite changed to "SOCWORK 213, 214""
EDUCSW 303 Research Study 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Title changed to "Research and Professional Practice"
EDPROFM 313 Te Pouako Ngaio
30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Course deleted
EDPROFM 305 Te Pouako Ngaio 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Course added
EDPRAC 305, 305A/B Practicum: Enabling Achievement Primary 30 January 2018 Education and Social Work Prerequisite changed to "EDPRAC 201 and any 180 points from courses in the BEd(Tchg) Schedule"
DIETETIC 706A/B
Professional Skills 3 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences
Prerequisite changed to "DIETETIC 703, 704, 705"
DIETETIC 793A/B Thesis 30 January 2018 Medical and Health Sciences Prerequisite changed to "DIETETIC 703, 704, 705"
STATS 774/774A/774B Dissertation 30 January 2018 Science Course number changed to STATS 793/793A/793B
ENGGEN 736 Research Implementation and Dissemination 30 January 2018 Engineering Corequisite changed to "Corequisite: ENGGEN 792 or 794"
CHEMMAT 732A/B Advanced Design Project 30 January 2018 Engineering
New courses added
ECON 151/151G Understanding the Global Economy 30 January 2018 Business and Economics Restriction changed to "Restriction: ECON 101, 111, 191"
ECON 152 Principles of Economics 30 January 2018 Business and Economics Restriction changed to "Restriction: ECON 101, 111, 191"
LAWCOMM 731 Special Topic: Cross Border Commercial Litigation 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Global Commercial Contract Law"
LAWCOMM 735 Special Topic: Cybercrime and Cybersecurity 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence: Law and Policy"
LAWCOMM 738 Special Topic: Contractual Interpretation 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Twenty-first Century Trade Agenda"
LAWCOMM 778 Special Topic 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Selected Topics in Tort Law"
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Australian Tax"
LAWENVIR 719 Special Topic: Environmental Rights 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Food Law"
LAWGENRL 711 Special Topic: Contemporary Issues in Air and Space Law 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Media Law in the Digital World"
LAWGENRL 718 Special Topic: Patient Safety and the Law 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Employment Law: Personal Grievance"
LAWGENRL 727 Special Topic: Public Liability 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic:  Health Law"
LAWPUBL 751 Special Topic: Comparative Human Rights 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: Litigating Human Rights - Law and Practice in Comparative Perspective"
LAWPUBL 758 Special Topic 15 November 2017 Law Title changed to "Special Topic: An Uncensored History of International Law"
POLITICS 731 Special Topic 1 November 2017 Arts Title changed from "Special Topic" to “Special Topic: Conflict Zone Humanitarian Practice", description added
LAWCOMM 454 Special Topic 1 November 2017 Law Title changed from "Special Topic" to “Special Topic: Trade Mark Law", description added
LAWPUBL 403
Special Topic 1 November 2017 Law Title changed from "Special Topic" to “Special Topic:  Advanced International Law”
TRANSLAT 714 Research Methods in Translation Studies 1 November 2017 Arts Description amended
CRIM 304 Key Issues in Restorative Justice 1 November 2017 Arts Prerequisite changed from "CRIM 201, 202" TO: "15 points from CRIM 201, 202"
CRIM 306 Special Topic 1 November 2017 Arts Prerequisite changed from "CRIM 201, 202" TO: "15 points from CRIM 201, 202"
GENDER 101 Gender: Global and Local 1 November 2017 Arts Prerequisite changed from "WOMEN 100" TO: "GENDER 100, WOMEN 100"
SCREEN 712 Advanced Drama Directing (Screen) 1 November 2017 Arts Title changed from "Advanced Drama Directing (Screen)"
TO: "Advanced Drama Directing"

Errata: Corrections to print version of 2018 University of Auckland Calendar

Item in Calendar Faculty Notes Page number
of print Calendar
The Degrees and Diplomas Statute 1991 The abbreviation for the Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Science conjoint was published as "BNurs/BHSc" in error and should instead read "BNurs/BSc". 71
MEDSCI 743 Medical and Health Sciences The requisite for MEDSCI 743 was published as “MEDSCI 743 Enrolment Req” in error, and should instead read "Restriction: MEDSCI 725" 742
Conferment of Academic Qualifications and Academic Dress Statute 1992 - Regulation 9b, describing the hoods for Bachelors and Masters degrees for the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences lists the BBioMedSc in error. The listing should instead be for the BBioMedSc(Hons), with the following hood: "lilac lining; 75mm dark brown band on the edge of the satin and a 25mm lilac band on the outside edge of the hood".
67
Bachelor of Laws Law The range of Law Public courses listed in the second bullet point under Part IV of the schedule was printed as "LAWPUBL 401–460,"; it should have read "LAWPUBL 401–464,". 282
Master of Legal Studies Regulations
Law The first bullet point under "Taught Masters" in the schedule for the 120 point Masters was ommitted in error and has been inserted in the online Calendar to read "• LAW 700".
287
2018 Semester and Quarter Dates The date for Quarter Four examinations is incorrect, it should read "Saturday 10 December". The date for the end of Quarter Four is incorrect, it should read "Saturday 10 December".
6
2018 University committee meeting dates
The day of the October Council meeting is incorrect, it should read "Wed 17".
11
CRIM 204 Arts The course title and description are incorrect. The title should read "Critical Studies in Policing". The description should read: "Explores policing in New Zealand and beyond, including its legal and theoretical underpinnings. Critically examine media representations of the police, policing and inequality; police culture, power and accountability; the effects of human rights claims on policing methods and emerging threats to policing both locally and globally."
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