New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo Māori (Reo Rua) (Level 2)

Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Reo Rua) (Te Kaupae 2)
19 Weeks

Learn basic conversational Te Reo Māori

Start your Te Reo Journey

This course is ideal for people wanting to learn basic Te Reo Māori skills. You will learn greetings, numbers and words in Te Reo. The programme comprises an introduction to Te Reo, ko ahau tēnei, literacy and numeracy

What you will learn

You will learn:

  • basic conversational Te Reo
  • mihi
  • pepeha
  • karakia (opening and closing)
  • waiata
  • sentence structures using rākau.

Noho marae will be scheduled each month (5 PM Friday - Sunday morning). You must attend one for each course. If you miss one you can make it up by going to the next available one. Food is provided.​ Staying/sleeping overnight on the marae is optional.

Courses in this programme

  • Mana Tangata: Learn to use te reo Māori at a foundation level as an expression of Mana Tangata.
  • Mana Whenua: Learn to use foundation level reo Māori to voice connections to the land and the environment, prominent places and people of the area, as an expression of Mana Whenua.
  • Mana Reo: Apply foundation level reo Māori in context and develop an emerging respect for te reo as an expression of Mana Reo.
  • Mana Ao Tūroa: Use foundation level te reo Māori to achieve tasks as an expression of Mana Ao Tūroa.

Entry Requirements

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to understand follow, and respond to instructions given in English.
  • be physically able to complete the programme specific outcomes

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

Applicants for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 5 with no band score lower than 5; or an accepted international equivalence.

All applicants must:

  • be at least 16 years old at the time the programme commences.
  • be able to read, write, and communicate in English at a basic level.
  • be physically able to complete the programme-specific outcomes.

Applicants for whom English is not a first language must have an IELTS score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5; or an accepted international equivalence.

Intakes & Applications

Dates & Bookings

This programme is not open to international students.

Youth Guarantee Fund*

If you are aged 16 to 24, you could study for FREE as part of the government's Youth Guarantee fund. To qualify for the Youth Guarantee fund, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Not yet have NCEA level 1 or NCEA level 2.
  • Complete an application for a course that is covered by the Youth Guarantee fund.
  • Be a NZ citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be 16 to 24 years old at the time the course starts

All free study is subject to funding confirmation. Proof of residency status is required. Programme entry criteria may apply. Eligibility for student allowances or student loans may vary. Contact Studylink for more information.

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February 13, 2023
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Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
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or
only.
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only.
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Short Course
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Dates:
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February 13, 2023
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Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
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February 13, 2023
June 23, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
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| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
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February 13, 2023
June 23, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
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February 13, 2023
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Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
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| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
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Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
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Short Course
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Dates:
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February 13, 2023
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Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
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February 13, 2023
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Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
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February 13, 2023
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Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
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or
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Short Course
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Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
February 13, 2023
November 24, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
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International Fees:
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
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Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
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July 17, 2023
November 24, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
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Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2) (please specify Fulltime or Partime study in Additional Information Field)
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Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2) (please specify Fulltime or Partime study in Additional Information Field)
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 17, 2023
November 24, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.
Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2) Ngati Rehia
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Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2) Ngati Rehia
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 17, 2023
November 24, 2023
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.
Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2)
Rawene
Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2)
Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Reo Rua) (Level 2)
Apprentice Restaurant, 51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Dates:
,
July 17, 2023
April 26, 2024
Dates:
Available to start at regular intervals throughout the year.
Delivery:
Part Time
or
only.
Full Time
only.
.
Short Course
Price:
Fees:
Fees Free
| Fees Free with Youth Guarantee*
International
International Fees:
Class full
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.
Proudly delivered in partnership with
.

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