PGDip - Māori Language/Te Reo Māori as a subject
Postgraduate diplomas provide the opportunity for continuing professional development in the same area as an original degree. A postgraduate diploma can often lead to a masters degree.
Are you passionate about the survival, retention and revitalisation of te reo Māori? Studying the Māori language at Waikato, you'll explore the world of te reo and its accompanying traditions while picking up vital cultural skills for today's diverse workplace.
- Applied Linguistics
- Arts Education
- Computer Science
- Counselling Studies
- Creative Technologies
- Development Studies
- Digital Business
- Earth Sciences
- Education and Society
- Educational Leadership
- English as a Second Language
- Environment and Society
- Environmental Planning
- Environmental Sciences
- Health, Sport and Human Performance
- Human Development
- Human Resource Management
- International Management
- International Relations and Security Studies
- Labour Studies
- Language and Literacy Education
- Leadership Communication
- Management and Sustainability
- Management Systems
- Materials and Processing
- Mathematics Education
- Māori Cultural Studies/Tikanga Māori
- Māori Media and Communication
- Political Science
- Population Studies and Demography
- Public Policy
- Public Relations
- Science, Technology and Environmental Education
- Screen and Media Studies
- Security and Crime Science
- Social Policy
- Strategic Management
- Theatre Studies
- Tourism and Hospitality Management
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Entry usually requires a bachelors degree (or equivalent) and an advanced level of study in your subject area.
|Start Dates:||February (Semester A) and July (Semester B)|
|Fees (International):||$29,370-$38,350 per year|
|Entry Requirements:||Postgraduate International|
|*Tuition fees shown are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information. You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.|
Papers available within Māori Language/Te Reo Māori
Prescriptions for the PGCert(ReoMāori), PGDip(ReoMāori), BA(Hons), MA and MMPD
Candidates should have at least a B average over their 300 level Te Reo Māori papers.
Students may take other 500 level papers at the discretion of the Chairperson of Department.
To complete a BA(Hons) in Te Reo Māori, students must complete 120 points at 500 level, including MAORI591 and MAOR551.
To complete an MA in Te Reo Māori, students must take a 120 point thesis, a 90 point thesis and 30 points from approved 500 level papers, or a 60 point dissertation and 60 points in approved 500 level papers.
To complete an MMPD in Te Reo Māori, students are normally required to take a 60 point dissertation and 60 points from taught 500 level papers, approved by the Department.
Candidates for the BA(Hons), MA and MMPD in Te Reo Māori may not include more than two of MAOR501, MAOR503, MAOR507 or MAOR508 in their programme of study.
Prescriptions for the PGDip(Int&Trans)
Entry to the Postgraduate Diploma in Interpreting and Translating Māori is based on the following criteria: a graduate degree of good academic performance in which Māori was a major subject, work experience in (or other knowledge of) translating and interpreting, assessment of the applicant's suitability in terms of experience, motivation, maturity, self-management and communication skills in both Māori and English.
Scholarships and prizes
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Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Studies
Phone: 0800 924 528 ext: 4737 or + 64 7 838 4737