New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Rumaki, Reo Rua) (Level 2)

  • 9 March 2021
  • Level 2
  • 1 year part-time
    Available in New Plymouth
  • Domestic - FEES FREE

Qualification overview

This qualification is intended for learners who have a basic understanding and ability in the use of te reo Māori.

It is also for those who have a desire to contribute positively to the development of te reo kia tika, kia rere, kia Māori, or have a personal and/or professional interest in te reo Māori. Graduates will have the language skills required to communicate, with little support, in familiar everyday contexts, and in Māori environments where they feel comfortable.

Weekly classes

Available on Thursdays 9.30am - 1pm   OR   Tuesdays 5pm - 8:30pm

All Te Reo students also attend noho marae and wānanga:

Noho marae 
August (14-16).

September (12) October (31).

Note: dates are tentative and may change.


Entry requirements

  • New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo (Rumaki, Reo Rua) (Level 1) or equivalent

Career Options

Roles such as: language support in administration of a range of Māori and non-Māori organisations – Radio station, Tourism, Health sector; language support assistant in a Kōhanga Reo; language support assistant in a Māori Radio Station. This qualification provides a pathway for graduates to develop capability and capacity to protect, maintain, and enrich mātauranga taonga tuku iho for whānau, hapū, iwi/community for future and current generations.

Further study options

The qualification provides a pathway for those seeking to improve or further develop their knowledge and skills in Te Reo Māori.