Qualification Overview

Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Whānau Ora
Matauranga Maori Qualification
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 3
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Society and Culture » Human Welfare Studies and Services » Human Welfare Studies and Services not elsewhere classified
Strategic Purpose Statement
This qualification is for people who wish to work with Māori and whānau in the development of a whānau-centred approach that supports whānau wellbeing.

The purpose of this qualification is to provide graduates with a range of knowledge, skills and processes in mātauranga Māori wellbeing approaches that can be applied in whānau ora contexts. Graduates of this qualification will be able to under supervision apply knowledge of Māori philosophies and theories of Māori wellbeing.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
-Build quality relationships to form a coordinated approach in the delivery of services to tangata Māori as an expression of whanaungatanga.
-Apply a range of standard processes and systems to assist Māori and whānau to make well-informed decisions as an expression of kaitiakitanga and manaakitanga.
-Apply some operational and theoretical knowledge to design a whānau ora plan as an expression of pukengatanga.
-Reflect on practice and performance to develop own professional and personal attributes as an expression of rangatiratanga.
Education pathways
Subject to any prerequisites, students may continue their study to a Level 4 qualification, including:
-New Zealand Certificate in Tiaki Kuia, Koroua (Level 4) [Ref: 2874]
-New Zealand Certificate in Whānau Ora (Level 4) [Ref: 2878]
-New Zealand Certificate in Kaupapa Māori Public Health (Level 4) [Ref: 2870]
-Te Tuāpapa he whai i Te Ao Marama - New Zealand Certificate in the Care and Enabling of Disabled Tangata Māori (Level 4) [Ref: 2880]
-Te Pou Tautoko i te Ora (Level 4) [Ref: 2875].
-New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Level 4) [Ref: 2779)
-New Zealand Certificate in Youth Work (Level 4) [Ref: 2449]
-New Zealand Certificate in Te Puāwaitanga o te Mokopuna (Level 4)[Ref: 2856]
-New Zealand Certificate in Māori Environment Practices (Kaupae 4) [Ref: 2878]
-New Zealand Certificate Tourism Māori (Kaupae 4) [Ref:2338]
-New Zealand Certificate in Manu Taiko - Toro Parirau (kaupae 4) [Ref: 2426]
Employment pathways
To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification and follow that link to "What jobs can I do".
Entry Requirements Not available
Education Organisation New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Developed By Not specified
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 2877
Status Current
Created 2016-02-02 08:49:35.0
Next Review 2020-12-31 00:00:00.0
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Matauranga Maori Qualification

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