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
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
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
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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