Bachelor of Arts (Maori)

Eastern Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

Te Reo Māori



3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The BA (Maori) programme aims to provide students with a systematic and coherent introduction to a body of knowledge of nga tikanga Maori (Maori values and practices), te reo Maori (Maori language) and te ao Maori (the Maori world), as well as problem-solving and associated techniques of self-directed learning. Graduates of the programme will demonstrate the skills needed to acquire, understand and assess information from a range of sources. They will engage in self-directed learning, demonstrating intellectual independence, critical thinking and analytic rigour. Graduates will communicate and collaborate effectively, and be fluent in both oral and written te reo Maori in both informal and formal situations. They will possess a range of knowledge and skills related to Maori language style and forms, Maori society, customs and practices, Maori performing arts, and Maori research methods, and be able to provide leadership and support in the protection and enhancement te reo me nga tikanga Maori, marae culture and te ao Maori. Finally, graduates will be able to draw on their knowledge to enhance the wellbeing of whanau, hapu, iwi and or wider communities and places of employment.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

NCEA or other evidence of ability to study at the appropriate level. Use the Additional requirements link to view entry requirement details.

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)
$5,389 $16,168
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,250 $18,751
Total $11,640 $34,919

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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 $41,669
Earnings range $27,872 - $50,586
In employment 61%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 3%

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 225 5348
Phone: (06) 974 8000
Fax: (06) 974 8905

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Where does this information come from?

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