Te Tohu Tauihu (Kaupae 4)


Subject area

Tikanga - Māori Customs




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for practitioners who wish develop te reo and tikanga (plural) concurrently.

Graduates will be able to identify cultural, linguistic, and value-driven concepts relevant to their chosen field of study and across the community in general.

Graduates of this qualification will also be able to self-manage applications of te reo and tikanga in their specialist field and in the community under limited guidance

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

NCEA Level 2 with a minimum of 8 credits in Maori language OR Te Pokaitahi Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Kaupae 3) OR equivalent level of skills and experience, as evidence through an interview or submission of evidence of prior learning. Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate an acceptable level of English language fluency prior to acceptance in the programme. Ways in which English language fluency may be demonstrated include successful study of a programme in which English was the language of instruction (conditions apply), completion of a New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3 with an Academic or Applied endorsement), approved scores on IELTS tests (Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5), or completion of accepted international equivalents.

Detailed requirements

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


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$5,863 $5,863
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$5,574 $5,574
Total $11,437 $11,437

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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 N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905
Email: info@eit.ac.nz
Web: http://www.eit.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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