Tohu Ako Paetahi: Mā Te Reo/​Bachelor of Teaching: Māori Medium


Subject area

Immersion Primary Teacher Training (Pre-Service)

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Entry requirements

Entry for school leavers are at least 13 credits in each of 3 different subjects at level 3 or above on the NZQA framework with Te Reo M?ori as one of the subjects; a minimum of 8 credits at level 2 or higher in English; 4 credits in reading, 4 credits in writing; a minimum of 14 credits at level 1 in Maths or Pangarau on the NQF.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of Tohu Ako Paetahi:Te Reo: Bachelor of Teaching: Maori Medium will be competent and confident kaupapa Maori, reflective practitioners with the ability to establish (and maintain) caring relationships with students. Graduates will demonstrate high personal integrity, a love of their work and be trusted and respected by pupils and parents. They will exhibit ihi,wehiand, wana in their practice. Because the course is firmly grounded in te reo Tuhoe/Maori and Tahoetanga, their knowledge and skill base will promote the values important to Maori communities. Graduates will be expected to demonstrate that they meet the Teachers Council Satisfactory Teacher Dimensions.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Teacher Education at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (07) 312 9907
Fax: (07) 307 0836

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