Qualification Overview

Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Whānau Ora
Matauranga Maori Qualification
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 4
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 experiences in mātauranga Māori wellbeing approaches.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to under limited supervision apply knowledge of Māori philosophies and theories of Māori wellbeing for a range of whānau ora contexts.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
-Develop and implement communication and relationship strategies to form a coordinated approach in the delivery of services for Māori and whānau as an expression of whanaungatanga.
-Apply a range of standard and non-standard systems and processes to develop and implement whānau-centred services that supports best outcomes for Māori and whānau as expressions of kaitiakitanga and te pono me te tika.
-Work collaboratively and appropriately with Māori and whānau to develop and implement a whānau ora plan as an expression of manaakitanga and pukengatanga.
-Review and evaluate own practice and performance to self-manage own strengths and weaknesses as an expression of rangatiratanga.
Education pathways
Subject to any pre-requisites, students may continue their study with another provider to a Level 5 qualification, including:
-New Zealand Diploma in Whānau Ora (Level 5) [Ref: 2879]
-Te Pou Tautoko i te Ora (Kaupae 5) - New Zealand Diploma in Social Services (Level 5) [Ref: 2876]
-New Zealand Diploma in Kaupapa Māori Public Health (Level 5) [Ref: 2871]
-New Zealand Certificate in Public Health and Health Promotion (Level 5) [Ref:1865]
-Te Tipuranga o Te Mokopuna (Kaupae 5) [Ref: 2857]
-New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5) [Ref: 2851].
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 2878
Status Current
Created 2016-02-02 08:49:47.0
Next Review 2020-12-31 00:00:00.0
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Matauranga Maori Qualification

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