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Te Tohu Tauihu [Te Kaupae 4] – NZ Certificate in Te Reo Me Ngā Tikānga [Level 4] Fee FREE

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This qualification is for graduates of the Level 3 programme who wish to further develop their knowledge of the Māori language, and marae customs and practices. There will be a focus on speaking te reo Māori and applying it in everyday life, and on the marae ātea. Practical experience in leadership roles will occur in the second half of this year long programme. Successful completion of this certificate allows students to enrol in the Bachelor of Arts (Māori) programme.


Start date February.

Day classes 9am-3pm Monday to Thursday, OR one weekly night class and three weekend wānanga.


You must have completed the NZ Certificate in Te Reo Māori [Level 3] or have an equivalent qualification.

Academic Learning Services

Academic Learning Services is here to assist you on your journey towards the successful completion of your studies at EIT. Our aim is for you to become confident, competent and independent learners.

We have dedicated advisors who can assist with your learning.

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Hawke’s Bay Campus
Tairāwhiti Campus


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EIT offers a variety of scholarships across various subjects and programme levels.  Some scholarships are based on your age, some are specific to the subject you want to study.  Not all scholarships are based on your academic ability and anyone wanting to study should investigate what scholarships are available to them.  

You can find a list of EIT scholarships here however there are many more scholarships offered nationally.  Information about these is on an database called “givME”. givME is accessible at EIT or at some public libraries. If you would like to come to EIT to look through the giveME database don’t hesitate to contact scholarships@eit.ac.nz or call in for a chat.