Nau mai haere mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Studies
Nau mai, haere mai kia whakatauhia ngā hua ora o te puawānanga o Te Wao Nui a Tāne ki runga i a koutou.
We represent innovation and tradition in teaching and research, and provide global leadership in sustainable development and indigenous issues. We aim to arm students with knowledge to advance indigenous peoples through our teachings, research and expertise.
Ngā Whakaako me ngā Akoranga
Teaching & Learning
We teach subjects of strategic importance in the advancement of Māori, Pacific, and other indigenous peoples. Along with our research and practice, our teaching also places additional emphasis on sustainable development and the revitalisation of the Māori language.
Rangahau me ngā Whakatinanatanga
Research & Practice
Our staff include leading researchers in issues pertaining to Māori and Pacific Development, indigenous studies and culture and language revitalization. Through our research we provide national and international leadership in Māori, Pacific and indigenous issues and sustainable development.
The meaning of Haka for Christchurch (20 March 2019)
Dr Te Kahautu Maxwell looks at the ways in which Haka is being used to honor Christchurch after the terrorist attack.
Living and breathing Kapa Haka (22 February 2019)
Ngawai hono i te po Paki is among students and staff performing at Te Matatini 2019.
The Judge - Pou Temara (18 February 2019)
Professor Pou Temara’s judged at most of the Te Matatini festivals since its inception, now he is taking the role up a step.…
The Tutor - Te Kahautu Maxwell (18 February 2019)
Associate Professor Te Kahautu Maxwell has travelled the world doing Kapa Haka, and he's heading to Te Matatini 2019.
Whakapā mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Contact Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
+ 64 7 838 4737
Gate 8, Hillcrest Road