Course Description

Course Name

Te Kakano 1

Session: VDNS3121

Hours & Credits

18 Credit Points

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


A post-introductory paper in M?ori language that is taught mainly in M?ori. Some previous knowledge of M?ori language is essential.

Course Structure
Internal Assessment 100%

Learning Outcomes
Students, on completion of the course, will be able to:
-converse in M?ori on a range of day-to-day topics
-Be able to display comprehension of oral language and written text on a range of day-to-day topics
-Write in M?ori on a range of day-to-day topics, with accurate use of the range of structures presented in chapters 1 to 6 of the text

Moorfield, J. C. 2001. Te K?kano (Te Whanake 1) 2nd ed. Auckland: Pearson Education
Moorfield, J. C. 2002. Te K?kano: Pukapuka T?taki: Study Guide. Auckland: Pearson Education

*Course content subject to change