Maori - Year 10

Entry Requirements: One of the following:

• Year 9 (2011) Bilingual student.
• Year 9 (2011) Māori language student.
• Studied a year of Māori language at Year 9.
• Ex-Kohanga Reo/Kura Kaupapa Māori student.
• Strong parental/community support for student.
• Discretion of the Head of Faculty.

This course aims to develop the students’ competence in the language skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing and vocabulary.

The objective is to enable students to develop their ability to:

• Understand and make written responses to spoken Māori
• Communicate orally in Māori with reasonable facility, using basic language structures
• Show knowledge and understanding of the Māori way of life.

This subject leads on to:

 NCEA Level One Māori in Year 11