He Papa Tikanga (study from home)

Certificate in Tikanga Māori

  • Level 3
  • Study from home
  • 12 months
  • No fees

Programme overview:

He Papa Tikanga will give you insight into a Māori worldview. Learn about traditions, concepts, values, protocols, and understand why Māori do things a certain way. Find out how to apply some of these concepts in your home, workplace and community. Challenge your thinking and reflect on your own beliefs and values and how they relate to those of other cultures.

Learn from home at your own pace with amazing resources and regular visits from a kaitiaki (support person).


You'll learn about:

  • basic Māori words
  • a Māori worldview
  • values and belief systems
  • Māori traditions
  • Māori in a contemporary world
  • Māori philosophies and protocols

You'll know how to:

  • understand and have insight into Te Ao Māori
  • pronounce basic Māori words
  • reflect on values and belief systems
  • apply protocols of pōwhiri
  • recognise media influences on cultural perceptions

Where will this take me?

I want to keep studying

Increase your understanding by doing further studies in tikanga, marae, or te Reo Māori.

I want to use my qualification

This knowledge will be an advantage when working with Māori and cultural organisations.


How you'll study:

  • study from home

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