Tāhuhu Mātauranga Māori

Te Wananga o Raukawa

Subject area

Tikanga - Māori Customs

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Entry requirements

Candidates must be able to satisfy the programme staff that they have the te reo Māori capacity, research skills, and study discipline to successfully undertake postgraduate study.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for fluent and highly proficient speakers and writers of te reo Māori who are active contributors to the reclaimation, preservation and revitalisation of mātauranga Māori as an authentic, relevant and resilient knowledge system. It has the potential to inform the foundation for whānau, hapū and iwi development and prosperity.

The Tāhuhu Mātauranga Māori provides whānau, hapū, iwi and other organisations with exponents of mātauranga Māori who are able to provide specialist knowledge to advise and lead decision making in a variety of iwi and hapū, educational, and other social contexts.

Graduates will be able to represent whānau, hapū, iwi and other organisations with authority at local and national level. They will be advanced researchers, critical and strategic thinkers, and transformational leaders who are able to draw on hapū and iwi knowledge to lead the development of whānau, hapū, iwi and other programmes.

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: 0800 926 2642
Phone: (6) 364 9011
Fax: (6) 364 9013
Email: tetomonga@twor-otaki.ac.nz
Web: http://www.wananga.com

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