NCEA Level 1 Te Reo Māori me ngā Tikanga Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Richards

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 Te Reo Māori, or with recommendation of teacher in charge.

This course is for multi-lingual learners in Te Reo Māori. The course covers Te Reo Māori and Tikanga Māori in familiar contexts. The course is assessed through language achievement standards and tikanga unit standards where students will develop their knowledge of Te Reo and Te Ao Māori.

Field Trips include:

Manu Kōrero Speech Competition (Regional & National).

Curriculum topic marae stay.

Course Overview

Term 1
Pōwhiri Procedures Unit Standard
Waihanga Tuhinga Assessment Task 1

Term 2
Waihanga Tuhinga Assessment Task 2
Kōrero Assessment Task 1

Term 3
Kōrero Assessment Task 2
Whakarongo Assessment Task 1 & 2

Term 4
Tuhi & Pānui External Assessment



Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 2 Te Reo Māori me ngā Tikanga Māori

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$15 Manu Kōrero Te Arawa Regionals
Students need refill, pens, highlighters.

Assessment Information Students will be assessed internally on the following: A Tikanga unit standard (2 credits) A Whakarongo (listening) achievement standard (6 credits) A Tuhi (writing) achievement standard (6 credits) A Kōrero (speaking) achievement standard (6 credits) Students will have an external assessment at the end of the year: A Tuhi (writing) assessment standard (6 credits) A Pānui (reading comprehension) assessment standard (6 credits)
Pathway Tags

Interpreter, TV presenter, Diplomat, Reporter, Journalist, Performer, Film director, Copywriter, Public Relations Professional, Radio Presenter, Television Presenter, Translator, Archivist, Curator, Editor, Journalist, Government, Law and Safety, Policy Analyst, Barrister, Court/Legal Clerk, Judge, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Workplace Relations Adviser, Conservator, Exhibition and collections technician, Historian, Librarian, Communications professional, Media producer, Early childhood teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Primary school teacher, Private teacher/tutor, Secondary school teacher, University Lecturer, Community Karitane, General practitioner, Nursing support and care worker, Registered nurse, Working for Māori and iwi organisations


It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.