Tourism is an industry full of adventure and exploration and in Aotearoa we offer visitors something they can't find anywhere else in the world - Māori culture. If you like meeting new people and would love to show off the beauty of our country, this programme is for you.
When you study with us, you'll increase your understanding of mātauranga Māori (knowledge) and tikanga (protocols) to enhance visitor experiences. You'll be able to apply local tikanga (regional protocols) and use appropriate expressions of kaitiakitanga (guardianship) around people, places and events.
When you pass this programme, you'll get these qualifications:
You can progress to one of our Level 4 programmes in a range of subjects or continue your tourism journey with another institution.I want to use my qualification
This programme provides an excellent foundation for potential employment within the tourism industry.
This is a full-time programme that consists of 115 credits, taught over 38 weeks. Throughout the programme you will be required to attend:
You'll also need to complete set activities outside of class which will take approximately 10-11 hours of learning per week.
To enrol in this programme, a potential student must:
The 2020 fees for this certificate are:
Year 1: $2,646.03
First time tertiary students studying fee paying programmes might be able to study fee free. Find out if you're eligible at feesfree.govt.nz.