Māori Performing Arts

Certificate in Māori Performing Arts

  • Level 4
  • 36 weeks
  • No fees

Programme overview:

Māori Performing Arts is an exciting, social, interactive and energetic programme. Do you have experience of arts like kapa haka, theatre or drama? Have you always wanted to learn about using voice, sound and movement? Our kaiako have industry experience and they'll make this an experience of a lifetime.

Not only will you learn how to produce and perform at a professional level, you'll also build self-confidence and an understanding of your identity. Immerse yourself in Te Ao Māori and watch your future open up before your eyes!

You'll learn about:

  • performance skills
  • performance production
  • performance studies
  • āhuatanga Māori.

You'll know how to:

  • give a first-rate performance
  • know all that's involved in the planning and preparation of a first-rate production
  • be confident, dynamic and creative
  • apply Māori values and principles to traditional and contemporary performance.

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

You may be eligible to enrol in a level 5 arts, social work, Māori advancement or education qualification.

I want to use my qualification

You'll be ready to take on roles in tourism relating to performing arts or community initiatives.

How you'll study:

This is a full-time programme. You need to be committed to (on average):

That'll be made up of:

  • noho marae 
  • tutorials
  • extra study and activities that you decide will help your learning. (These may differ from class-to-class.)

Entry criteria:

You'll need to be at least 16 years old.

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