L2 Maori Cultural Studies

MCS22
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms D. Rahurahu

Level 2 Maori Cultural Studies will help you develop some basic language skills using a range of exciting learning contexts. You will be offered the opportunity to study toward Unit Standards in Field Maori, such as Maori Performing Arts, Tikanga, General, Field Maori.

A focus on Maori celebrations and Maori art and crafts, such as Raranga Harakeke, Tukutuku, Whakairo, are a major component of this course.


Pathway

L3 Maori Cultural Studies

Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 2580 v10 Explain design elements used to generate Māori art design
2
I
4
U.S. 15019 v7 Demonstrate knowledge and skills of whakaraka
2
I
6
U.S. 16038 v5 Present an oral account of an event in Māori history
2
I
3
U.S. 27126 v3 Describe, and explain the purpose of, purakau in accordance with nga korero tuku iho
2
I
3
U.S. 27127 v3 Describe, and explain the purpose of, pakiwaitara in accordance with nga korero tuku iho
2
I
3
U.S. 27550 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of nga momo rakau whawhai
2
I
6
U.S. 31283 v1 Demonstrate knowledge and skills to produce customary poi prototypes
2
I
3
U.S. 31505 v1 Explain the use of karakia relevant to a kaupapa
2
I
3
U.S. 31507 v1 Participate in the recitation of a karakia at a hui
2
I
3
U.S. 31509 v1 Participate in the performance of a waiata tautoko at a hui
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 37 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 37 credits.