Whangaparaoa College Whangaparaoa College

Level 2 Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: 27960462

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 Te Reo Maori

This is a FOUR period a week course (Full year) which focuses on the Māori language and culture. Learners work towards achieving standards based on Tuhituhi (writing) Pānui (reading) Whakarongo (Listening) and Kōrero (speaking). Learners can gain reading and writing Literacy credits and Te Reo Māori is a UE approved subject.

Ākonga will explore a variety of topics including:

  • Whakapapa/Pepeha/Mihimihi
  • Ngā Tīkanga o te Marae
  • Tōku Ao Hurihuri
  • I ngā wā o mua- Hītori Māori

Learning Areas:



Level 3 Māori

Career Pathways

Animator/Digital Artist, Actor, Copywriter, Anaesthetist, Archivist, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Historian, Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Barrister, Audiologist/Audiometrist, Author, Dancer, Tattoo Artist, Midwife, Urban/Regional Planner, Elected Government Representative, Psychologist, Journalist, Graphic Designer

Course Costs and Equipment

$50 Course costs. (Includes trip)


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.