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Te Reo

Study Te Reo


New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo (Rumaki Reo Rua) (Level 1)

Start your journey in te reo. Gain basic language skills to communicate in te reo Māori in familiar everyday situations. Ideal for beginners or if you want skills and knowledge to support your role in the public or private sector. You can progress to higher-level programmes to explore te reo further.

  • Level 1
  • 36 weeks, part-time (one night class a week)

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

Extend your language skills to communicate in familiar, everyday contexts as well as in Māori environments where you feel comfortable. Build knowledge for support roles in the public sector or in areas such as tourism, radio or kōhanga reo.

  • Level 2
  • 36 weeks, part-time (one class a week)

New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo (Rumaki Reo Rua) (Level 3)

Kia kaha te reo Māori! Build your skills and knowledge to an intermediate level in te reo. Use your language skills in a wide range of environments such as whānau, marae, community, workplace or academic contexts. Graduates from this programme will have the skills to confidently communicate in te reo with some independence in everyday settings.

  • Level 3
  • 18 weeks, full-time, 36 weeks part-time

New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo (Rumaki Reo Rua) (Level 4)

Enrich your knowledge and understanding of the uniqueness of te ao Māori – unlock your potential to nurture te reo Māori kia tika, kia rere, kia Māori!

  • Level 4
  • 18 weeks, full-time

Te Hiringa o Te Reo

Te Hiringa o Te Reo is a language resource designed specifically for those who are wanting to learn basic Māori language by distance, in their own time and at their own pace.

  • Level 1

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Use the knowledge and skills you already have to fast-track your qualification with minimum cost. Workplace-learning, volunteering, professional development, other provider qualifications and online courses or units can be recognised as prior learning and put towards your future diploma or degree.

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