LEVEL 1 MAORI PERFORMING ARTS – L1MPA

Learning Area: Maori
Qualification: NCEA Level 1

Tērā a Tama-nui, tērā a Hine-Raumati
Ka puta a Tāne-rore, ā, ko te haka
This Māori Performing Arts course will allow students to learn and develop their skills in the areas of poi, haka, mōteatea and waiata-ā-ringa. Students will learn different types of songs and the protocols of the performing arts will be taught through practical application and research.
A major component of this course is performance and students will be expected to participate in a minimum of two performances in order to fulfil this component.

Course Components:

Kaupapa/Themes covered in this class will be focused around people associated with the world of Māori Performing Arts and the components of performance.

  • Performance components such as takahi, wiri and pukana
  • People associated with Māori Performing Arts
  • Kākahu
  • Waiata-ā-ringa 
  • Haka 
  • Mōteatea
  • Hīmene

External Credits:                                     N/A
Internal Credits:                                    8 Level 1 MPA credits, 6 Level 2 MPA credit
Literacy:                                                   N/A
Entry Recommendations:                    There are no pre -requisites for this course

NCEA LEVEL 1
NCEA LEVEL 2
NCEA LEVEL 3