NCEA Level 2 & 3 Kaupapa Māori 321

KAU321
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Downes

Nau mai hoki mai ki KAU321

Whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tuohu koe, me he maunga teitei.

This subject is new to Tawa College which allows students who take it to be assessed at level 2 or level 3 depending on their individual needs. This subject is taught in English but focuses on Māori history and current and events.  

Some of the kaupapa covered are:

  • Ritual of Encounter 
  • Te iwi o Ngatitoa
  • Policy and change in Aotearoa
  • Hauora
  • Rongoa
  • Ngā Manu Kōrero

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 16044 v6 Describe historical events of one hapu or iwi
2
I
4
U.S. 16049 v5 Compare the English and Māori versions of te Tiriti o Waitangi/ the Treaty of Waitangi
3
I
4
U.S. 16142 v7 Describe the practices associated with a powhiri, in accordance with tikanga and/or kawa
2
I
2
U.S. 18352 v5 Explain four key dimensions of hauora
3
I
3
U.S. 29584 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of rongoa Māori in relation to the prevention and treatment of illness
3
I
3
A.S. 91229 v2 History 2.1 - Carry out an inquiry of an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91476 v1 English 3.5 - Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91600 v2 Social Studies 3.5 - Examine a campaign of social action(s) to influence policy change(s)
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91873 v1 Psychology 3.2 - Analyse the significance of a key piece of research and its impact on society
3
I
3
Y
3r
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 7

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.