Language

Te Reo Māori Language Course


Description
This course was designed with consultation from Te Reo o Taranaki. The purpose of the course is to develop an awareness of the Taranaki Māori community through a basic overview of Treaty of Waitangi principles, regional history, marae tikanga, basic greetings in te reo, Taranaki waka and iwi, and basic waiata and karakia.
Content
  • Introduction
  • Course Objectives and Outline
  • Treaty of Waitangi
  • Reasons for Signing
  • Article One
  • Article Two
  • Article Three
  • Treaty Principles
  • Treaty Events 1814-1860
  • Treaty of Waitangi - All Documents
  • Treaty of Waitangi - English Version
  • Treaty of Waitangi - Māori Version
  • Treaty of Waitangi Test
  • Feedback - Treaty of Waitangi
  • Kōrero o Mua (Story of Location)
  • Pekapeka Block: Where the Taranaki Wars Start
  • Original Dispute
  • Te Rangitāke Returns to Taranaki
  • Māori Land League
  • ‘Selling’ the Land
  • Chief Vetoes Sale
  • Declaration of War
  • Battles Begin
  • Rebels and Confiscations
  • Handing Out the Land
  • Māori Have No Say
  • Waitara Endowments' Debate
  • Recent Negotiations
  • Waitara Lands Act 2018
  • History Test
  • Feedback - History
  • Whakahua (Pronunciation)
  • Vowel Pronunciation
  • Short and Long Vowels
  • Tohu Oro - Short Vowels
  • Importance of Correct Pronunciation
  • Waiata - Aeiou Piko Piko
  • Diphthongs
  • Diphthongs Pronunciation
  • Consonants
  • Consonant Pronunciation
  • Consonants Exercise
  • Waiata - Māori Alphabet
  • Differences in Pronunciation among Different Iwi
  • Using Correct Spelling
  • Pronunciation Test
  • Feedback - Whakahua
  • Karakia
  • Ki Runga Ki Raro - Introduction
  • Ki Runga Ki Raro
  • Karakia Test
  • Feedback - Karakia
  • Waiata (Song)
  • Te Aroha - Introduction
  • Te Aroha
  • Te Aroha Meaning
  • Waiata Test
  • Feedback - Waiata
  • Mihi and Poroaki
  • Introduction
  • Ngā momo mihi - Greetings
  • Tēnā koe/kōrua/koutou/tātou katoa
  • Tēnā rawa atu koe
  • Kia Ora
  • Ata mārie / ahiahi mārie / pō mārie
  • Poroaki - Farewell
  • Ka kite anō
  • Haere rā
  • E noho rā
  • Letter/Email Sign Off
  • Nāku noa
  • Nāku iti nei
  • Nāku rā, nā
  • Mihimihi - Greeting/Thanks
  • Tēnā anō koe i runga i ngā āhuatanga o te rā
  • E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā karangamaha
  • Tēnei te mihi ake ki a koe
  • Mihi and Poroaki Test
  • Feedback - Mihi and Poroaki
  • Marae Tikanga
  • Pōwhiri (Welcome/Opening Ceremony)
  • What is the Tikanga or customs followed?
  • Te Huihuinga (Gathering at entrance)
  • Te Whakaeke (Walking across the Marae)
  • Te Kuhunga (Entering the Meeting House)
  • Te Whaikōrero (The Speeches)
  • He Kai (Refreshments)
  • Appropriate Dress Code
  • What Happens During a Pōwhiri?
  • Rules and Guidelines in the Wharenui
  • Māori Kupu (Words)
  • Marae Tikanga Test
  • Feedback - Marae Tikanga
  • TūwĀhi o Taranaki (Place Names)
  • Waitara - Origin of the name
  • Whakaahurangi - Origin of the name
  • Taranaki - Origin of the Name
  • Mōkau
  • Moturoa
  • Ngāmotu
  • Oakura
  • Okato
  • Opunake
  • Pātea
  • Pouākai
  • Puke Ariki
  • Te Hēnui
  • Urenui
  • Waitara
  • Waiwhakaiho
  • Whakaahurangi
  • Place Names Test
  • Feedback - Place Names
  • Taranaki Iwi Pronunciation
  • Ngaa Rauru
  • Ngāruahine
  • Ngāti Maru
  • Ngāti Mutunga
  • Ngāti Ruanui
  • Ngāti Tama
  • Taranaki
  • Te Atiawa
  • Taranaki Iwi Kōrero a rohe
  • Taranaki Iwi Boundaries - Map
  • Taranaki Waka and Iwi - Map
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - The Iwi Boundaries
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngaa Rauru
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngāruahine
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngāti Maru
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngāti Mutunga
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngāti Ruanui
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Ngāti Tama
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Taranaki
  • Kōrero ā Iwi - Te Atiawa
  • Tribe Location Test
  • Waka Test
  • Course Feedback
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed