L1 Te Ao Māori - Semester A

1TAMA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms B. Te Paa

Level 1 Te Ao Māori - Semester A

Why should students take this course?

Students who are wanting to learn about kaupapa Māori should take this course. Contexts include Māori performing arts, Mau rākau, pūrakau Māori, Atua Māori.

What curriculum skills will students learn in this course?

Thinking, using language, symbols, and texts, managing self, relating to others, participating and contributing.

This is a unit standard course and does not lead to a University Entrance pathway. 

A number of unit standards will be offered from those listed below. Students can also take this course in Semester B as different unit standards will be offered.



Prior Learning & Prerequisites

None


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6139 v8 Describe aroha in relation to the way Māori interact with the natural world
1
I
2
U.S. 15976 v5 Account for natural phenomena in a local context using purakau and waiata
1
I
2
U.S. 15985 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of the use of rakau Māori
1
I
2
U.S. 16160 v7 Describe the characteristics and actions of a selected atua in accordance with nga korero tuku iho
1
I
3
U.S. 16165 v7 Describe a hui and the roles associated with hui in accordance with tikanga and/or kawa
1
I
2
U.S. 19670 v5 Identify and describe the role of atua Māori in the natural world
1
I
2
U.S. 22752 v6 Demonstrate knowledge and skills of performance components
1
I
3
U.S. 22753 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of people associated with kapa haka
1
I
4
U.S. 27105 v3 Describe and explain the separation of Ranginui and Papatuanuku in accordance with nga korero tuku iho
1
I
2
U.S. 27106 v4 Describe the terms associated with whakapapa and use them within a family structure
1
I
2
U.S. 27108 v4 Describe the protocols and roles associated with powhiri in accordance with tikanga and/or kawa
1
I
2
U.S. 27544 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of takaro Māori
1
I
6
U.S. 27546 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of torotoro tinana
1
I
5
U.S. 27547 v2 Identify nga momo rakau whawhai
1
I
4
U.S. 30239 v1 Identify, express and play sounds inspired by te taiao using uncrafted taonga puoro sourced from the natural environment
1
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 44 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 44 credits.

Disclaimer

Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.