New Zealand Certificate in Pacific Language

Manukau Institute of Technology

Subject area

Foreign Languages


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Entry requirements

Pacific language may not include English and te reo Māori.
Pacific language may include the languages of Samoa, Tonga, Niue, Cook Islands, Fiji and Tokelau.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for learners of a Pacific language as an additional language, who wish to increase their proficiency for general and/or workplace communication.
Graduates will have the general language skills required to communicate independently and effectively in familiar and some less familiar situations with fluency and flexibility in community and societal settings.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Language and Literature at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 22 62 62
Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701

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