Tāhuhu Whakaakoranga

Te Wananga o Raukawa

Subject area

Teacher Education not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Applicants must have an undergraduate teaching degree or diploma, five or more years classroom teaching experience, and a level of fluency in te reo Maaori as the course is total immersion. Evidence of support from a hapuu and iwi is to be provided.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for those who wish to contribute to Māori educational organisations and other organisations as leaders with a strong
kaupapa based teaching philosophy. They will be able to combine advanced research skills and knowledge to lead high level strategic planning that contributes to the long-term educational prospects of whānau, hapū and iwi.

The purpose of the Tāhuhu Whakaakoranga is to provide whānau, hapū, iwi and other organisations with graduates who are able to work collaboratively to manage and administer hapū and iwi short and long-term educational aspirations.

Graduates will be able work in high level leadership roles responsible for planning, organising and leading educational organisations in order to advance the long-term educational propsects of whānau, hapū and iwi.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education 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 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

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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Quota New Zealand Educational Scholarship

Provided by:

Quota International of Auckland Inc.




Maximum value of $5,000

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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

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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