Te Kawa Matakura

Ministry of Education

Subject area

Tikanga - Māori Customs


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is for people who wish to develop in-depth knowledge of mātauranga ā-iwi within a general Māori worldview but in a specialist hapū and iwi context.

Graduates of this qualification will have a broad range of knowledge and skills to maintain and advance mātauranga ā-iwi.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to self-manage their own learning and application. They will be able to practice knowledge and skills fundamental to hapū and iwi advancement within a chosen field of work/or study and across the community.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Studies in Human Society at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (04) 463 8000
Phone: (04) 463 8000
Fax: (04) 463 8001
Web: http://www.minedu.govt.nz

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


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