Our Māori language courses offer New Zealanders, with any level of ability, an entry point to learn our chiefly language and deepen your understanding of our indigenous culture.
Whether your goal is to pronounce Māori words correctly, to introduce yourself in te reo Māori with confidence, or do karanga or whaikōrero on the marae, we’ve got you covered.
Take your first steps into learning the Māori language.
Level 1 | 12 months - part-time | No feesLearn more
Learn the basics with our introductory Māori language course.
Level 1 | 38 weeks - part-time | No feesLearn more
If you want to learn some basic Māori language in a classroom setting, this is the perfect place to start.
Level 1 & 2 | 38 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
If you have a level 1 qualification in te reo Māori, check out our Level 2 option.
Level 2 | 38 weeks - part-time | No feesLearn more
This is our part-time study option that allows you to increase your knowledge of te reo Māori while remaining flexible to your lifestyle.
Level 3 | 38 weeks - part-time | No feesLearn more
If you know the basics of te reo Māori and want to take it further, here’s your next step.
Level 3 & 4 | 40 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
Want to speak te reo Māori? There's no better way than to immerse yourself in the language.
Level 4 | 40 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
Go well past the basics and focus on your grammar and conversational ability.
Level 5 | 40 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
Function confidently in most situations using only te reo Māori. Learn to articulate your ideas and hold meaningful dialogues using whakaaro Māori.
Level 6 | 40 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
Move your fluency to the level of sophistication and eloquence used in karanga and whaikōrero.
Level 7 | 40 weeks - full-time | No feesLearn more
He tohu paerua tēnei ka whakaakona i roto i ngā wānanga 10 i ia tau, i ngā tau e rua, e Tā Tīmoti Kāretu rātou ko Pānia Papa, ko Leon Blake.
Taumata 9 | E rua tau te roa | He utuLearn more