Te Pokaitahi Reo (Te Kaupae 3) is the perfect option when you’re ready to take your study of te reo Māori to a higher level.
This course builds on language skills learned in level 2 and also earns you Achievement Standards to contribute towards your University Entrance (UE). You will develop an intermediate to advanced-intermediate level of understanding of te reo, and be able to use te reo to contribute positively to the development of te reo kia tika, kia rere, kia Māori.
The course also acknowledges regional variances in te reo. Te Pokaitahi Reo (Te Kaupae 3) is offered via day-time classes in some locations, while in others the course combines online learning and weekend Wananga, making it flexible for people who are working during the day.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Reo Rua) (Te Kaupae 3)
|Locations||Rotorua, Taupō, Tauranga, Tokoroa, Whakatāne|
|Next intake||Jul 2021 View more details|
1 semester full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
Study face-to-face 1 evening per week on campus at set times (plus online learning). You'll also attend 1 Friday evening and Saturday wananga per topic.
Part-time study available
|Indicative Fees||No tuition fees for domestic students View full fees information|
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Graduates of this course will have an intermediate level understanding and awareness of te reo Māori that can be utilised to:
- participate in the maintenance and development of Te Reo amongst whānau, hapū, iwi, and community,
- support and complement current skills and knowledge in their area of employment, and
- protect, maintain, and enrich mātauranga taonga tuku iho for whānau, hapū, iwi/community for future and current generations
Topics you'll cover
- Te Whakatōnga - Whakawhitinga Kōrero Pono (Exchange Factual Information)
- Te Whakatōnga - Whakawhitinga Whakaaro (Exchanging Ideas)
- Te Whakatōnga - Whakawhitinga kōrero whai take (Transactional Exchanges)
- Te Whakatōnga - Pāhekoheko Pāpori (Social Interactions)
|Indicative Fees *||No tuition fees for domestic students|
Only the Tokoroa full-time delivery/intake(s) are eligible to apply for student loan and allowances.
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Student Loans and Allowances
This course meets the requirements for student allowance and student loan applications through StudyLink.
- A student loan helps to pay for your course fees (the compulsory fees), study materials e.g. books, equipment, and living costs. You'll have to pay this money back.
- A student allowance is a weekly payment that can help with your living expenses while you’re studying. You don't have to pay the money back.
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Scholarships are one way you might be able to get some financial help. Any scholarships specifically related to this course are shown below, otherwise check out the full list of scholarships promoted by Toi Ohomai.
Course Entry Information
- NCEA Level 1, OR
- be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills
Enrolment onto Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Reo Rua) (Te Kaupae 3) course requires students provide evidence of successful achievement of a foundation level Reo course or equivalent Reo skills and knowledge.
If you do not meet the academic requirements you may be given special admission if Toi Ohomai staff are satisfied you are capable of successfully completing the requirements.
Special admission may also apply for applicants over 20 years.
English language requirements
Level 3 certificate IELTS General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace or Academic, or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.
Course Locations and Intake Information
Note the Tokoroa intake(s) is the only full-time study option. All other intakes/locations are delivered part-time.
|Rotorua||Mokoia Campus||12 Jul 2021|
|Taupō||Taupō Campus||12 Jul 2021|
|Tauranga||Windermere Campus||12 Jul 2021|
|Tokoroa||Tokoroa Campus||12 Jul 2021|
|Whakatāne||Whakatāne Campus||12 Jul 2021|
- 1 semester full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
- Study face-to-face 1 evening per week on campus at set times (plus online learning). You'll also attend 1 Friday evening and Saturday wananga per topic.
- Part-time study available
- Offered online or partly online