Course Description

Course Name

Te Kakano 1

Session: VDNS3122

Hours & Credits

18 Credit Points

Prerequisites & Language Level

MAOR 110. If you have NCEA level one M?ori please enrol directly into MAOR 111 using Special Permission at the Review and Confirm stage of your application. If you already have NCEA level two or level three M?ori or the equivalent please enrol directly into MAOR 211.

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