Te Ara Reo Māori

  • Level 4
  • 36 weeks
  • No fees

Programme overview:

If you know the basics of te reo Māori and want to take it further, here's your next step. Our safe, encouraging and interactive programme is loved by people from all cultures and backgrounds.

Develop a greater understanding of the Māori culture while you practice and build confidence in your Māori language skills. Learn alongside others at the same level, and have fun while you're doing it.


You'll learn about:

  • active and negative sentence structures
  • extending your vocabulary
  • use different tenses
  • distinguish between Māori and non Māori sentence structures

You'll know how to:

  • use a variety of sentence structures
  • use te reo Māori in a range of formal and informal situations
  • explain and practice tikanga Māori
  • use a range of waiata and karakia

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

Take this to the next level with Te Ara Reo Māori Level 5, or progress to total immersion in our te reo degree Te Paritūtanga o te Reo.

I want to use my qualification

You can put your te reo Māori skills to use in most jobs in Aotearoa.


How you'll study:

  • Noho marae and wānanga
  • Programme delivered in reo rua (English & Māori)

Entry criteria:

You'll need to have:

  • completed Te Ara Reo Māori Level 2, or
  • successfully completed a pre-entry assessment

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