NCEA Level 3 Te Reo Māori me ngā Tikanga Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Richards

Recommended Prior Learning

It is important that students have gained credits at NCEA Level 2 Te Reo Māori.

The course aims to cultivate Tikanga Māori, Wairua Māori and increase student enjoyment in using te reo Māori. Students will develop a sensitivity and respect for Te Ao Māori and Tikanga Māori. Students are expected to research and be able to express, expand and justify their thoughts on Te Ao Māori and Tikanga Māori kaupapa.

Te Reo Māori fulfils the literacy requirement for University Entrance.
Literacy must be in either Te Reo Māori or English, it cannot be a combination of both.

Field Trips:
Manu Kōrero regional and national speech competitions, curriculum topic marae stay.

Course Overview

Term 1
Waihanga tuhi Assessment Task 1
Kōrero Assessment Task 1

Term 2
Waihanga tuhi Assessment Task 2
Kōrero Assessment Task 2

Term 3
Whakarongo Assessments Task 1 & 2

Term 4
Pānui External Assessment
Tuhi External Assessment



Assessment Policy & Procedures
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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

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.