Te Tohu Matauranga Whakapakari Tino Rangatiratanga

Te Kohanga Reo National Trust Board

Subject area

Te Mātauranga Māori me te Whakangungu (Māori Education)



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of Te Tohu Mātauranga Whakapakari Tino Rangatiratanga will have applied skills and knowledge in Early Learning Education in Kōhanga Reo contexts and environments, within the language domain of te Reo Māori, that will equip them with the abilities to effectively teach, reflect, reclaim and revitalize Māori early learning practices and disciplines.

A graduate of a Bachelor's Degree is able to:
- demonstrate intellectual independence, critical thinking and analytic rigour
- engage in self-directed learning
- demonstrate knowledge and skills related to the ideas, principles, concepts, chief research methods and problem-solving techniques of a recognised major subject
- demonstrate the skills needed to acquire, understand and assess information from a range of sources
- demonstrate communication and collaborative skills.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

To gain entry, akonga must hold a te reo Maori qualification at Level 5 on the NZQF, must be over 17 years old, successfully complete the whakauru (entry) process and have support and endorsement from the whanau of the kohanga they are associated with. Furthermore, akonga must also complete a risk assessment and safety check in compliance with the Children's Act, including police vetting. Akonga are also required to participate in an interview process to ascertain suitability for the programme, including overall commitment to the programme and kaupapa

Detailed requirements

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


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$1,053 $3,159
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,770 $20,310
Total $7,823 $23,469

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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

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 381 8750
Fax: (04) 381 8777
Email: angus@kohanga.ac.nz
Web: http://www.kohanga.ac.nz

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

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.

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

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