13 Te Reo Maori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Caston

This course will further develop students’ competence in;

  • listening, speaking, reading and writing of Te Reo Māori
  • understanding important and relevant issues in Aotearoa and abroad
  • utilizing everyday phrases and idioms
  • researching and presenting information gathered on te ao Māori
  • expressing personal opinions and thoughts on a given topic

The topics that will be covered include a Māori prophets, news and current events and language revitalisation.

To support your learning, you have access to Education Perfect.

Course Overview

Term 1
Unit 1: Poropiti Māori - Māori Prophet.

In this unit you will learn to recount a series of events to inform, persuade or entertain; and to develop an argument with reasons.

Term 2
Unit 2: Te Ao Pāpāhō: News and Current Events.

In this unit you will learn to communicate about certainty and uncertainty, possibility and probability; and to develop an argument with reasons.

Term 3
Unit 3: Whakarauora Reo - Language Revitalisation.

In this unit you will learn to respond to selected and adapted texts in te reo Māori that are about te reo Māori and tikanga Māori; and communicate the same information in different ways to different audiences.

Term 4
External preparation.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Education Perfect $20.00 (once for all languages).

Recommended Prior Learning

NCEA Level 2 Te REo Maori or equivalent.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91650 v2 Te Reo Māori 3.1 - Whakarongo kia mohio ki te reo Māori o te ao whanui
A.S. 91651 v2 Te Reo Māori 3.2 - Korero kia whakamahi i te reo Māori o te ao whanui
A.S. 91652 v2 Te Reo Māori 3.3 - Panui kia mohio ki te reo Māori o te ao whanui
6r *
A.S. 91654 v2 Te Reo Māori 3.5 - Waihanga tuhinga whai take i te reo Māori o te ao whanui
6w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

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We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.