Qualification Overview

Te Reo Maori Title Te Tohu Hiwi (Kaupae 5)
Qualification Title New Zealand Diploma in Te Reo me Ngā Tikanga (Level 5)
Matauranga Maori Qualification

Yes

Qualification Type Diploma
Level 5
Credits 120
Subject Area
  • Society and Culture » Studies in Human Society » Tikanga - Maori Customs
Strategic Purpose Statement
This qualification is for people with a sound knowledge of te reo and tikanga (plural) who wish to analyse cultural, linguistic, and value-driven concepts within a specified range of contexts.

Graduates will be able to demonstrate a broad understanding and knowledge of te reo and tikanga and able to lead and facilitate activities with cultural awareness, communication, and collaboration.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
-Analyse and apply aspects of theoretical and practical knowledge of te reo and tikanga to strengthen solution focused strategies as an expression of mana ao tūroa.
-Research appropriate sources of information to accrue and demonstrate a range of oral and written communication skills appropriate to a field of work or study as an expression of mana reo.
-Explore and explain how te reo and tikanga informs personal and environmental connectedness as an expression of mana whenua.
-Analyse a range of Māori leadership attributes and principles that explore appropriate reo and tikanga solutions in familiar and unfamiliar contexts as an expression of mana tangata.
Education pathways
Graduates of this qualification may pathway to the following:
-Te Tohu Taurapa (Kaupae 6) [Ref: 3053]
-Te Pōkairua Tikanga (Waka, Rongoā, Te Ara Nunumi, Mātauranga Māori, Māori Development, Rangahau) (Kaupae 6) [Ref: 3042]
-Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Rumaki) (Kaupae 6) [Ref: 3047]
-Te Pōkairua Reo (Rumaki) (Kaupae 6) [Ref: 3049]
-Rumakihia te Taiao (Level 6) [Ref: 2347]
-New Zealand Diploma in Business (with strands in Accounting, Administration and Technology, Leadership and Management, and Māori Business and Management) (Level 6) [Ref: 2460]
-Manu Taiko - Hokā Rangi (New Zealand Diploma in Māori Governance) (Level 6) [Ref: 2427].
Employment pathways
Graduates may pathway to the following employment areas:
-the arts and media
-tourism and hospitality
-local and government agencies
-non-governments organisations
-Iwi organisations

Graduates may pathway to cultural areas to manage marae, whānau, hapū, iwi and hapori kaupapa, and/or projects.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements Not available
Education Organisation Northland Polytechnic
Developed By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 3052
Status Current
Created 2016-02-26 16:19:10.0
Next Review 2021-12-31 00:00:00.0
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Matauranga Maori Qualification

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