WAH1

NCEA L1 Te Waharoa

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. McLeod

Te Waharoa draws on the NCEA unit standards based on tikanga (culture) and mātauranga (knowledge) Māori. The course is flexible and can be tailored to students’ interests. It draws from standards and resources that focus on a wide range of areas, both modern and traditional, such as Taonga Pūoro, Whakairo, New Māori Music, Mau Rākau, Reo Māori Media, Māori Tourism, Pacific Migration, and Manaaki Marae. Standards listed below are an indicative sample of what is available.

 Kapa Haka

Maori Performing Arts 

Te Reo Māori

Māori and the environment 

Māori history and tribal traditions 

Carving and weaving


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 37 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 37 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 16161 v5
NZQA Info
Describe the migration from Hawaiki and initial settlement of Aotearoa in accordance with tikanga
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17384 v8
NZQA Info
List and use a range of te reo Māori greetings and farewells in tourism
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20948 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of tuwaewae
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 10
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20949 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of, and perform, toroparawae
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 10
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 22752 v8
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge and skills of performance components
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 23005 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of whakairo
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27108 v4
NZQA Info
Describe the protocols and roles associated with powhiri in accordance with tikanga and/or kawa
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 37
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0