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From 2023, UCOL and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga. So, if you join UCOL in 2023, you will be awarded Te Pūkenga certification. And, if you are a current learner graduating in 2023, you will be awarded a co-branded certificate.
This programme consists 60 credits. The courses include:
He kura te tangata (15 Credits)
Ākonga (learners) will learn to facilitate hui whakatau under supervision. This includes leading karakia and conducting acknowledgements and presentations.
Kia mau ki ngā kupu ā ō tīpuna (15 Credits)
Ākonga will create a piece of literature illustrating their connections to land, the environment, prominent places, people, histories, and stories by expressing their dreams, aspirations, and desires. Ākonga will learn how to use whakataukī and kīwaha in the correct context.
Tangata takahi manuhiri, he marae pūehu (15 Credits)
Ākonga will develop the knowledge and skills to use te reo while planning for and participating in pōwhiri from beginning to end.
Te reo Māori (15 Credits)
Ākonga will build on and extend their foundation level language skills, by using a range of language resources in written and spoken communication.