Qualification Overview

Te Reo Maori Title Te Hiringa o te Taiao
Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Māori Environment Practices (Kaupae 4)
Matauranga Maori Qualification
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 4
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies » Environmental Studies » Environmental Studies not elsewhere classified
  • Maori » Environment Maori » Māori Environmental Practices
Strategic Purpose Statement
This qualification is intended for whānau, hapū, iwi and others with some experience in mātauranga Taiao, or those intending to work in the area of tiaki Taiao, and who are seeking a formal qualification to work independently at an intermediate level.
The purpose of this qualification is to provide whānau, hapū, iwi, hapori and other entities with graduates who are able to fulfil kaupapa Māori based environmental roles and associated activities at an intermediate level. Te iwi Māori and Aotearoa will benefit from having graduates who are able to provide,from an āhuatanga Māori perspective, skills grounded in mātauranga Taiao to protect and enhance te Taiao for current and future generations.
Graduates of this qualification will understand the value of mātauranga Taiao and will be able to use their skills and knowledge based on whanaungatanga, kaitiakitanga, te pono me te tika, tūrangawaewae, pūkengatanga, and rangatiratanga to work independently to contribute to the future care and development of te Taiao for whānau, hapū, iwi and the community.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
* Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders, whānau, hapū, and iwi, and apply strategies to foster whanaungatanga and manage relationships.
* Explain the significance of important Māori concepts and their use by whānau, hapū and iwi to preserve, nurture, and manage te Taiao as tūrangawaewae.
* Exercise kaitiakitanga in selected environmental/resource management issues to identify and manage the effects of the issues on whānau, hapū and iwi from local Taiao perspectives.
* Apply pūkengatanga using both mātauranga Māori and contemporary research and project management methodologies to investigate kaitiakitanga-related opportunities or issues.
* Exercise rangatiratanga to manage te taiao in accordance with local tikanga.
* Act in a manner that is pono me te tika to assess the impact of relevant environmental/resource management legislation on the roles and responsibilities of whānau, hapū and iwi in the management of te Taiao.
Education pathways
This qualification may lead to Rūmakihia te Taiao (Kaupae 6) [Ref: 2347] or further study at a higher level in Conservation, Environmental Management, Resource Management, and Iwi Environmental Management.
Entry Requirements Not available
Education Organisation No organisations currently offer this qualification.
Developed By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 2346
Status Current
Created 2015-03-13 12:54:23.0
Next Review 2019-12-31 00:00:00.0
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