Do you have experience in the arts like kapa haka, theatre or drama? Have you always wanted to learn about using voice, sound and movement?
Māori Performing Arts is an exciting, social, interactive and energetic programme. Learn how to produce and perform at a professional level. You'll also build your self-confidence and an understanding of your identity. Immerse yourself in te ao Māori and watch your future open up before your eyes!
Our kaiako have industry experience and they'll make this an experience of a lifetime.
When you pass this programme, you'll get this qualification:
This qualification is intended for people seeking to develop broad operational and theoretical knowledge consistent with tikanga and reo in Māori Performing Arts.
Graduates of this qualification will contribute to New Zealand as practitioners; by applying a broad range of skills and knowledge relevant to one of the Ngā Toi art forms. Graduates will have a further developed set of fundamental knowledge and skills, and be able to operate under broad guidance.
This is a full-time programme that consists of 120 credits delivered over 38 weeks. Some of our locations offer different delivery modes. These will be confirmed by your local campus and might include:
Option 1 Face-to-face delivery
You'll need to also complete learning activities designed to enhance your learning for approximately:
Option 2 Noho delivery
Activity directed learning will also need to be completed outside of class time, amounting to approximately:
Some of the learning activities will need to be completed online. You'll need to have access to an internet connected device for this programme.
To enrol in this programme, a potential student must:
You'll be able to apply for our Level 5 programme, Toi Paematua - Diploma in Māori and Indigenous Art (Māori Performing Arts).I want to use my qualification
You'll be ready to take on performing arts roles in the ngā toi sector or for whānau, hapū, iwi and the community.
Toi Awe - Creative Process | 10 Credits
Apply solutions to creative processes to produce Kaupapa Toi creative work.
Toi Iro - Exploration | 15 Credits
Compare the work of others to identify artistic variation and evolution.
Toi Raupapa - Organisation | 15 Credits
Manage project briefs to produce creative work in a chosen Kaupapa Toi (area of specialty).
Toi Hanga - Creation | 80 Credits
Create and complete creative work in a chosen Kaupapa Toi.