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

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

Kerikeri, Whangarei
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Classes are still running! All learning is now taking place online due to the COVID-19 lockdown.
Further information can be found on our COVID-19 information page.

About this programme

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.


There will be 4 hours per week in-class (evening classes or day classes based on location). Students will also be expected to complete additional learning online and outside of the classroom.

Total learning hours/week = 16 hours.

What you will learn

You will learn:

  • basic conversational Te Reo

  • mihi

  • pepeha

  • karakia (opening and closing)

  • waiata

  • sentence structures using rākau.

Courses in this programme

Courses Level Credits
2283.0001 - Mana Tangata 2 15
2283.0002 - Mana Whenua 2 15
2283.0003 - Mana Reo 2 15
2283.0004 - Mana Ao Tūroa 2 15

Entry requirements

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.

Qualification gained

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

Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. Fees are an indication, include GST and apply to domestic students only. View terms and conditions

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Full time


1 semester

Start Dates

Kerikeri: February

Whangarei: February

Cost Incl. GST (Approx):

Domestic: Fees free

International: Programme not open to international students

Programme Code


Phone 0800 162 100
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