NCEA Level 1 Te Reo Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Philip

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Māori or by consultation with HOD.


Whatungarongaro te tangata, toitū te whenua 

As people disappear from sight, the land remains 


  • Mātauranga Māori and it's application to our world
  • Mihi, introduction
  • Karakia, waiata
  • Te Reo Māori language skills

This is a co-curricular course that runs in alignment with English with an Agricultural component.

Field trip: Rāranga/weaving for girls , taiaha wananga for boys.

This course leads to a University Entrance approved subject.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary course contribution: Te Reo workbook $25

Pathway Tags

interpreter, TV presenter, diplomat, reporter, journalist, teacher, performer, film director, Teacher, Copywriter, Public Relations Professional, Radio Presenter, Television Presenter, Interpreter, Translator, Archivist, Curator, Editor, Journalist, Government, Law and Safety, Policy Analyst, Barrister, Court/Legal Clerk, Judge, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Workplace Relations Adviser, Writer, Historian, Social Work, Marine Biologist, Clergyman, Ministry of Fisheries, Lecturer, Lawyer, Architect, Child Advocate, NZ Armed Forces, Traveller, Professional Singer/Dancer, Performer, Actor, Kapa Haka Tutor, Radio, Immigration Officer, Television, Exhibition - Carving, Weaving, Painting, Sculptor, Politician, Tourism, Linguist, Tourist Operator, Air Hostess, Airline Crew, Airport Worker, Hotel Manager, Import and Export Trader, Business person, Business pers


For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.