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Upper Intermediate Te Reo Māori (Level 6)
Upper Intermediate Te Reo Māori (Level 6)

Upper Intermediate Te Reo Māori (Level 6)

  • ID:CPIT640141
  • Level:1-Year Post-Secondary Certificate
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • NZ3047 Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Rumaki) (Te Kaupae 5) - New Zealand Certificate in Te Reo Maori (Level 5) or equivalent.
  • If you show that you have equivalent skills for tertiary study gained through study, work and/or life experience, you may be able to gain alternative entry.

Note: The number of courses you have to complete for this qualification may be reduced where you have relevant credits from previous study, or evidence of similar learning or experience in the workplace. Contact Ara for advice.

English requirements

  • If English is not your first language, we want to make sure that you will be successful in your chosen programme of study.
  • Please provide a result from a test or qualification on the acceptable alternatives English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.


  • If you are a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident, complete an Admission and Enrolment form and Ara will contact you regarding a free assessment.
  • If you are not a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent resident, book an IELTS or other test through the AraExamination Centre or in your home country.
  • IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form and are valid for two years from the date of the test.
  • Overall IELTS requirements 6.0 academic: speaking 5.5, reading 5.5, writing 5.5, listening 5.5.

Course Information

Make an impact at work, at home and in the community with advanced Te Reo skills.

This Level 6 programme will give you a distinct advantage in today's competitive employment market and assist you in fulfilling roles within your whanau and community.

Designed to help you make an impact and realise your unique potential, this full immersion programme will equip you to be marae-ready and industry-ready. It will provide you with the opportunity to develop complex language patterns, apply your acquired language in various familiar and unfamiliar contexts and communicate effectively and creatively in the changing work environment.

You'll develop your language skills through face-to-face interactive classes, online resources and activities, wānanga (language workshops) and possibly also haerenga (trips) to local landmarks.

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses

  • Bachelor of Māori Language and Indigenous Studies, postgraduate studies.
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

The popularity and relevance of Te Reo Māori is growing locally and nationally. Te Reo Māori will assist you whichever career path you choose. Future career opportunities could include some of the following areas: Iwi development, communications, broadcasting, business, management, lecturer/teacher, strategic advisor, Māori research, tourism, administration, health promotion.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 700 NZD/ per year

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