Te Reo Māori Level 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. McLean

Recommended Prior Learning

Gain 12 credits at Level 1 Te Reo Māori, one of which must be a written standard. 

Otherwise entry to the course at the TIC’s discretion (apply for exemption)

Te Reo Māori Level 2

Students will learn about the following: 

  • Oral history and traditions linking importance of cultural practices 
  • Formal Māori welcome, cultural customs, roles and responsibilities
  • My goals and aims for the future 
  • A youth issue 

All taiohi taking this course will  be encouraged to converse in Te Reo Māori at least 60% of the time.

Learning Areas:

Languages, Te Ao Maori


Te Reo Māori Level 3

Career Pathways

Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide, Television Presenter, Intelligence Officer, Journalist, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Judge, Receptionist, Registered Nurse, General Practitioner, Early Childhood Teacher, Fishery Officer, Barrister, Health Services Manager, Health Care Assistant, Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Language Perfect approx $20 - optional but recommended.

Marae stay $50
Auckland Polynesian Festival $25.00 (optional) Māori Television, Waitakare Court and Hauora Northshore $80 (optional).

Pathway Tags

interpreter, TV presenter, diplomat, reporter, journalist, teacher, performer, film director, Teacher, Copywriter, Public Relations Professional, Radio Presenter, Television Presenter, Interpreter, Translator, Archivist, Curator, Editor, Journalist, Government, Law and Safety, Policy Analyst, Barrister, Court/Legal Clerk, Judge, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Workplace Relations Adviser


Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.