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New Zealand Certificate in Tourism Māori (Level 4)

New Zealand Certificate in Tourism Māori (Level 4)

Level of Study: 
04
PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

The aims of the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism Māori (Level 4) programme is to provide tauira with:

  1. An ability to demonstrate manaakitanga in practice through leadership and support roles within various tourism Māori environments; Manaakitanga is also expressed through the communication of selected pūrākau and pakiwaitara for various tourism Māori environments.
  2. The knowledge and ability to uphold and carry out kaitiakitanga practices and apply appropriate protocols pertaining to peoples of other cultures within a tourism Māori context;
  3. The skills, knowledge and ability to plan, implement and manage a tourism Māori experience;
  4. The ability to confidently carry out whanaungatanga within a tourism Māori environment through applying correct pronunciation of Māori words, identified places and sites; confidently deliver a pepeha, appropriate mihimihi, poroporoaki and karakia for both a learning and tourism Māori context; and articulate the importance of te reo Māori me ōna tikanga within an authentic tourism Māori context.
COURSE DETAILS
Duration:
20 Weeks
Location/s: 
Whakatāne
Start Date: 
16/07/2018
Finish Date: 
02/12/2018
Applications Close: 
02/07/2018
Delivery Mode:
Noho marae, Mixed Mode
Total Fee for 2018:
NIL

N.B. For more information regarding fees, please see our fees page.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Entry is open to applicants who meet the following requirements:

Minimum Age: 
16 years
Minimum Qualification/s: 

Open Entry

Additional Qualifications:

In addition to meeting admission requirements, applicants must meet the following requirements to gain entry into this programme:

  • may be required to attend an interview, or if one lives at some distance from Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi campuses, complete a telephone interview; and
  • meet the English Proficiency Outcomes as stated below in accordance with the NZQF Programme Approval and Accreditation Rules 2013 if ones first language is not English or who come from a country where the language of instruction is not English and are enrolling as a permanent resident or an international student:

 

English Proficiency Outcomes Certificate at level 4

  • IELTS test  General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5
  • TOEFL Paper-based test (pBT)Score of 530 (with an essay score of 4.5 TWE)
  • TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)Score of 46 (with a writing score of 20)
  • Cambridge English Examinations  FCEor FCE for schools with a score of 162. No less than 154 in each skill.  
  • NZCELLevel 3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace, or Academic
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic)  PToE (Academic) score of 42
  • City & Guilds IESOL B2 Communicator with a score of 42

It is expected that:

  • Applicants will need to have a sufficient level of digital literacy to fulfil the requirements of the programme.
  • Applicants must be willing to attend organised field trips.
Special Entry Requirements:

In addition to meeting the entry requirements, applicants must meet the required criteria to take up the following delivery options:

  • Delivery Option 1:  No special criteria

  • Delivery Option 2: Online & Noho marae (5 noho)
    Applicants wanting to enrol into this delivery option, must have access to a digital device and internet sufficient for lessons and programme requirements.

  • Delivery Option 3: Online & Noho marae (2 noho)
    Applicants wanting to enrol into this delivery option, must be engaged in the Tourism Māori industry or Tourism industry.
Further Study:

Graduates who complete this qualification may undertake further study towards:

  • New Zealand Diploma in Tourism Māori (Level 5) [Ref:2339]
  • New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5) [Ref:2206]
Course Code: TOUR41
Course Type: Core
Course Title: Manaakitanga 2 - Tourism Māori (Hosting excellence)
Description:

Students will learn to lead and support manaakitanga in all processes within a Tourism Māori environment.



Course Code: TOUR42
Course Type: Core
Course Title: Kaitiakitanga 2 - Tourism Māori (Guardianship excellence)
Description:

Students will learn to identify and respond appropriately with kaitiakitanga to maintain bodies of knowledge, processes and practices to effectively support a Tourism Māori business.



Course Code: TOUR43
Course Type: Core
Course Title: Rangatiratanga 2 - Tourism Māori and leadership excellence
Description:

Students will learn to exercise rangatiratanga to manage the performance of a business in terms of marketing, financial management and human resources in a Tourism Māori context.



Course Code: TOUR44
Course Type: Core
Course Title: Whanaungatanga 2 - Tourism Māori (Relationships and communication excellence)
Description:

Students will extend their knowlegde to use appropriate and mihimihi, korero, poroporoaki, and karakia during a tourism Māori event.