Level 2 Māori Studies
Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Kingi
What will I learn and how will I learn?
By the end of Level 2 ākonga will be able to understand how historical forces and movements have influenced the causes and consequences of events of significance to Māori and wider New Zealand. They will also understand how people’s interpretations of events that are of significance to Māori differ. Akonga will study of Te Ao Māori, Kawa and Tikanga in a bi-lingual setting. Māori studies examines the Māori people and culture through Te Taiao, the environment, The Language, Māori world view, Kai, Tools, Manaakitanga, Kaitiakitanga, Māori Rongoā, Marae Kawa and Tikanga, Māori Concepts such as whakataukī, tapu, noa, and rāhui.
Conditions of Assessment
Refer to student hand book.
Submitting Internal Assessment
All work for assessment must be submitted to their teacher by the due date. Any work not submitted for assessment by the deadline will receive a ‘Not Achieved’ grade. If students are sick on the day their work is due, they must get a doctor’s certificate. (Read over Student Handbook for full assessment details.) APA Referencing must be used if relevant to the task.
Resubmissions and Further Assessment Opportunities
Resubmissions can only be offered once and only when small errors or omissions need to be corrected in their work in a short period of time. There is no further teaching available. Further assessment opportunities are not available in every standard.
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KEY DATES: Week 8 trip
KEY DATES: Week 10 trip
KEY DATES: Week 6-8: Te Ngaere trip. Week 9/10: Derived grade school examinations
KEY DATES: Weeks 1/4: Revisions. Week 5: NCEA
Recommended Prior Learning
Students should have earned a minium of sixteen credits - six external Level 2 credits and ten internal credits, or have approval from the Head of Learning Area.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 41 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 41 credits.