WAH3
This course requires 2 options.

NCEA Level 3 Te Waharoa

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. McLeod

A course for students who are passionate about Māori culture and history. It offers students an opportunity to delve deep into researching traditional and modern Māori knowledge and cultural concepts. Also included will be field trips locally and occasional guest speakers.  This course provides a Matauranga Māori focus for learners focusing on contextualised learning. 

 

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, and Manaaki Marae. Standards listed below are an indicative sample of what is available.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 17784 v8
NZQA Info
Discuss, examine and recite appropriate karakia in tourism Māori
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17788 v8
NZQA Info
Identify, and explain the history of, natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Māori
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
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
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 30
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0