Professional development – Te Rito short courses

Our Te Rito short courses are a great for corporates, schools, not-for-profits and community organisations.

Bring your team for a one-day workshop on Māori language and culture and add new knowledge to your staff's kete. Choose from the following courses:

Te Reo Māori

An introduction to te reo Māori including pronunciation, basic greetings, common phrases, waiata Māori (Māori songs) and how te reo can be applied at work.

Tikanga and Mātauranga Māori

Provides an introduction to tikanga and mātauranga Māori (Māori customs and knowledge). Includes marae protocols, and the definitions and difference between tikanga and mātauranga Māori and how they’re applied at work.

Treaty of Waitangi

A basic introduction to the Treaty of Waitangi covering the principles of the Treaty, its history and what has happened since the signing, the Waitangi Tribunal and how the Treaty can be applied at work.

Kaupapa Māori

An insight into kaupapa Māori, including the theory, research methodology, methods, criticisms and resources.

Find out more

For full programme details, including times and dates, contact the Maia Māori Centre on 09 815 4321 ext 8416.