Bachelor of Arts Honours (Maori)


Subject area

Te Reo Māori

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Entry requirements

1. An undergraduate degree in a health science with a B+ pass or better.
2. Where the applicant may have less than a B+ average in his/her undergraduate degree, she/he may be provisionally accepted.
3. Where an applicant does not hold an undergraduate degree:
- The applicant shall provide evidence of having completed a relevant professional qualification, and
- Provide evidence of successful completion of a relevant qualification or programme of study which is equivalent to those of first degree graduates, through the submission of a portfolio.
4. A personal interview may assist the application process.
Approved subjects include Social Sciences.
Applicants must also be proficient in Te Reo Maori.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Ability to undertake study, research and scholarship and to use Te Reo Maori as a medium of academic discourse; acquisition, understanding and assessment of information in expressing sound academic ideas; free expression within appropriate academic protocols; engagement in self-directed learning to support research, problem-solving and academic discourse; increase in the level of independence of thought and action through critical thinking, analytical rigour and problem-solving techniques applied in an academic discipline; understanding of the position of Maori in Aotearoa/New Zealand in terms of the historical and contemporary context.

What graduates earn

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


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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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