Te Pōkairua Tikanga (Waka, Rongoā, Te Ara Nunumi, Mātauranga Māori, Māori Development, Rangahau)
Te Wananga o Aotearoa
Tikanga - Māori Customs
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
This qualification is for people who wish to develop in-depth knowledge of tikanga (plural) within a specialist field founded on a Māori world view.
Graduates of this qualification will have a broad range of knowledge and skills to self-manage and contribute to tikanga practice within defined contexts.
Graduates of this qualification will be able to take responsibility to self-manage their own learning and performance. They will be able to apply knowledge fundamental to tikanga practice within a chosen field of work, or study, and across the community in general.
Key Information for Students
Students enrolling on the Diploma in Waka qualification: a) must have successfully completed the Certificate in Waka (Level 4) b) be aware they need to complete the water survival competency test to successfully complete the Level 5 programme. c) must complete an HS40 Medical Information form to provide relevant medical information that will ensure any health and safety requirements are met and that in an emergency prompt assistance can be provided. Students enrolling on the Diploma in Rongoa qualification must: - hold the Certificate in Rongoa Level 4 [Ref: HACR401] or - hold the Certificate in Rongoa Maori Appreciation Level 4 TMRM101 and a New Zealand Certificate in Tikanga (Level 4) or - hold the Certificate in Rongoa Maori Appreciation Level 4 TMRM101 and 100 hours of rongoa practice attested to by a rongoa practitioner affiliated to Te Kahui Rongoa or a rongoa practitioner recognized by iwi/hapu.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$19,252 - $39,988|
|In further study||45%|
|On a benefit||12%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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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.