Te Pōkairua Tikanga (Waka, Rongoā, Te Ara Nunumi, Mātauranga Māori, Māori Development, Rangahau)


Subject area

Tikanga - Māori Customs




1 Year

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people who want to develop a comprehensive understanding of tikanga in a specialist field founded on a Māori worldview.
Graduates of this qualification will have comprehensive knowledge and skills to manage and lead the practice of tikanga in dynamic contexts.
Graduates of this qualification will be able to apply comprehensive knowledge fundamental to tikanga practices across the community in general.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants will have a high level of proficiency in oral te reo Maori demonstrated by the ability to participate in a full immersion environment as evidenced by interview and/or in consulatation with relevant iwi/hapu or organisation(s). This requirement will include the capacity to perform traditional oral protocols and actively participate in rigorous debate/discussion on topical issues that affect Taranaki OR, Successful completion of Te Pokairua Tikanga (Waka, Rongoa, Te Ara Nunumi, Matauranga Maori, Maori Development, Rangahau) Kaupae 5

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

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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:

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 948 896
Phone: (06) 757 3100
Fax: (06) 757 3236
Email: academicservicesemail@witt.ac.nz
Web: http://www.witt.ac.nz

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

Where does this information come from?

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

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