Year 9 Te Reo Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Richards

This course aims to introduce students to basic Te Reo and Tikanga Māori.
Some of the topics covered are:

  • Mihimihi/Pepeha (basic introductions and greetings).
  • Whānau (family).
  • Tīnana/Kākahu (Body & Clothes).
  • Tikanga me ngā kawa o te marae (marae customs and marae protocol).
  • Haka & waiata.



Assessment Policy & Procedures

Year 10 Te Reo Māori

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Travel to Te Arawa Manu Kōrero speech competition $15
1B5 exercise book

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.