New Zealand Certificate in Tourism Māori (Level 4)
Level of Study:
The aims of the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism Māori (Level 4) programme is to provide tauira with:
- 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.
- 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;
- The skills, knowledge and ability to plan, implement and manage a tourism Māori experience;
- 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.
Duration: 18 Weeks
Finish Date: 26/11/2017
Applications Close: 26/06/2017
Noho marae, Mixed Mode
Total Fee for 2017:
N.B. For more information regarding fees, please see our fees page.
Entry is open to applicants who meet the following requirements:
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.
- NZCEL Level 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.
- New Zealand Diploma in Tourism Māori (Level 5)
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