L3 Maori Cultural Studies

MCS32
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms D. Rahurahu

Level 3 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.


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 16032 v5 Examine the use of Māori modes in transmitting Māori history
3
I
6
U.S. 16041 v6 Explain the place of purakau or pakiwaitara in Māori history
3
I
6
U.S. 16055 v5 Describe the history of Māori involvement in pakanga
3
I
8
U.S. 17383 v8 Explain the importance, and demonstrate correct pronunciation, of Māori place names
3
I
3
U.S. 17384 v8 List and use a range of te reo Māori greetings and farewells in tourism
3
I
3
U.S. 17784 v8 Discuss, examine and recite appropriate karakia in tourism Māori
3
I
5
U.S. 19624 v6 Describe a pakiwaitara
3
I
4
U.S. 19625 v6 Describe a purakau
3
I
4
U.S. 31070 v3 Explain the importance of Māori place names, and use reo Māori greetings and farewells in tourism
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 43 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 43 credits.