Dependent on the region Te Puawānanga is delivered, you'll learn karakia, waiata, whakapapa, tikanga (customary) and cultural practices pertaining to that region.
This course is mainly delivered through wānanga on marae or other Toi Ohomai locations and you don't have to be fluent in Te Reo to do this course as you'll learn and share through "koha" in a fun and friendly environment.
Whether you're looking to incorporate your learning into your workplace, community or home, or you're considering further study in Māori Tikanga and Māori Development, Te Puawānanga provides a foundation to get you started.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- Te Puawānanga (Level 3)
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12 weeks part-time
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This training scheme is a foundation to further study and training in Tikanga or other Māori Development courses.
Topics you'll cover
- Te Reo Māori
- Whaikōrero and Mōteatea
- Marae tikanga and cultural practices
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Help with fees
Are you Eligible for Free Fees?
There are two ways you can take advantage of free fees. One is through Toi Ohomai’s range of free courses. These are separate to the government’s ‘fees free’ initiative so you don’t need to check your eligibility in relation to fees – simply apply in the normal way and we’ll take it from there.
The other is through the government’s ‘fees free’ initiative: If you’re starting tertiary study for the first time you might be eligible for a year’s worth of free fees. Find out more in our FAQ about the government’s fees free initiative.
Student Loans and Allowances
Course Entry Information
- Open entry.
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
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- 12 weeks part-time