Tohu Ako Paetahi: Mā Te Reo/​Bachelor of Teaching: Māori Medium


Subject area

Immersion Primary Teacher Training (Pre-Service)



3 Years

Total student fees


over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of Tohu Ako Paetahi:Te Reo: Bachelor of Teaching: Maori Medium will be competent and confident kaupapa Maori, reflective practitioners with the ability to establish (and maintain) caring relationships with students. Graduates will demonstrate high personal integrity, a love of their work and be trusted and respected by pupils and parents. They will exhibit ihi,wehiand, wana in their practice. Because the course is firmly grounded in te reo Tuhoe/Maori and Tahoetanga, their knowledge and skill base will promote the values important to Maori communities. Graduates will be expected to demonstrate that they meet the Teachers Council Satisfactory Teacher Dimensions.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

School leavers, at least 13 credits, at level 3 or above with te reo maori as one of the subjects. Mature learners, evidence of academic capability and te reo maori fluency.

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)
$6,488 $19,464
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,956 $26,868
Total $15,444 $46,332

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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 $48,144
Earnings range $39,236 - $51,821
In employment 83%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 1%

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

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hauraki Greenland Scholarship

Provided by:

Ministry of Justice



$5,000 pa

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary



Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 312 9907
Fax: (07) 307 0836

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.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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

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