Toi Paematua

Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

  • Level 5
  • 38 weeks
  • Fees may apply

Connect with the traditional arts of our tūpuna (ancestors) while working toward becoming a self-managing toi Māori practitioner.

This diploma-level programme takes your artistic practice to a new level, enabling you to focus and hone your skillset in your chosen kaupapa toi (discipline).

Depending on your location you might be able to choose one of the below disciplines.

Ngā Mahi ā te Whare Pora

Ngā Mahi ā te Whare Pora - Weaving

Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

Advance your skills with further exploration into the techniques, tikanga and practices of weaving.

Level 5 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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Toi Ataata

Toi Ataata - Visual Arts

Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

Develop your own creative practice to grow your confidence by exploring the techniques, history and tikanga associated with ngā toi (Māori art).

Level 5 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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Whakairo

Whakairo - Carving

Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

Develop your knowledge of one of the oldest toi Māori forms. Learn the history and hands-on techniques used to complete practical projects.

Level 5 | 38 weeks | Fees apply

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Mau Rākau

Mau Rākau - Māori Martial Arts

Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

Advance your current practices and techniques towards becoming a practitioner and contributor of Māori martial arts.

Level 5 | 38 weeks | No fees

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Māori Performing Arts

Māori Performing Arts

Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art

Advance your skills to merge culture, performance and creativity to tell stories of the past, connect with diverse audiences and encourage self-exploration.

Level 5 | 38 weeks | No fees

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