This course is designed to build your skills and confidence in a number of areas that are required for successful participation in our society. Whānau and communities will benefit from people with the confidence, skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to progress to further and more focused learning, and to participate in their communities.
For each credit, allow about 10 hours of study.
Cost2019NZ students $0 + $60 annual administration fee
International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
The main purpose of this course is to take you on a journey of the Māori view of the natural world by exploring important Māori concepts. It will also explore Māori art and design elements and the significance of this art to the Māori view. During this journey, the course will also provide you with reading and writing skills.
Specifically, this course will build skills and confidence in the following areas:
- Māori concepts
- Māori art elements
- Reading to understand and extracting meaning
- Writing to communicate ideas
- Read text for practical purposes
- Initiating, participating and engaging in spoken interactions
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to
- Identify and describe a Māori view of the natural world
- Explain design elements used to generate Māori art
- Read texts for practical purposes
- Read texts with understanding
- Write to communicate ideas for a purpose and audience
- Initiate, participate and engage in spoken interactions
This course is 100% internally assessed
No textbooks are required for this course
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- Choose the qualification you will study the course under.
- Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
You can do this course as part of these qualifications: