Poutuarongo Reo Māori

Te Wananga o Raukawa

Subject area

Te Reo Māori



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be highly proficient in te reo Maori, tikanga and ahuatanga Maori. They will be expert crafters of words and sayings. Their language will be expansive, lofty and of substance. The student will tend the eternal flame of the language and be its advocate, and an example for future generations. They will be well equipped to lead and make significant contributions to a wide range of projects and organisations where te reo and tikanga Maori are a high priority, including marae, runanga, kohanga, kura, wananga, and language revival projects to name but a few. They will be able to give sound advice relating to tikanga Maori and Maori language in a wide range of domains. Graduates will be suitable for key roles in the following sectors: the education sector Maori research and development the public sector the broadcasting sector publishing and Maori resource development the private sector They will also be well positioned to enter the Tahuhu Reo Maori or one of the other tahuhu programmes at Te Wananga o Raukawa or elsewhere. It is expected that on completion of the degree graduates will become sources of strength to their whanau, hapu and other communities. Me ahua kakama tonu te tangata, me tino hiakai ano kit e ako it e reo Maori ka tahi, me u ano tona nga kau ki nga kaupapa Maori ka rua, e uru ai ki tenei tohu, e tutuki a ii a ia ona whakaritenga. E tika ana kia tapae mai nga akonga e mea ana kit e whakauru ki nga akoranga i tetehi kupu tautoko, he mea ata tuhi, ma ii tetehi o o ratou iwi, i o oratou hapu ranei.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Minimum age of 17 years, a desire and the commitment to be a fluent speaker of Te Reo, support from a hapuu/iwi to conduct research.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$4,038 $12,115
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,295 $18,885
Total $10,333 $31,000

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $41,669
Earnings range $27,872 - $50,586
In employment 61%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 3%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Aimes Awards

Provided by:

The North Harbour Club




Determined by the Trustees

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Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Undergraduate Scholarships

Provided by:

Ministry of Education - Ngārimu VC and 28th (Māori) Battalion Memorial Scholarship Fund - Group Māori





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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 926 2642
Phone: (6) 364 9011
Fax: (6) 364 9013
Email: tetomonga@twor-otaki.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wananga.com

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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