This course requires 3 options.
Year 9 Te Reo Māori
Teacher in Charge: Matua B. Christian
A course in Māori Language and Māori Culture.
a) Korero – basic conversational Māori, an introduction to male formal speech-making on nga marae
b) Mihi-mihi – introductions for people, meetings, topics etc.
c) Whakapapa – genealogy.
d) Tikanga – customers of Māoridom.
e) Māori art and ta moko.
f) Haka – the place of the warrior.
g) Pakanga – Māori warfare.
h) Noho Marae – overnight marae-based learning.