Otago Polytechnic

OSTC Manaaki Tauira

Location

Central Otago for 2019

Delivery

Delivered in four block courses throughout the year. Each course is up to a week. Facilitated by the Kokiri Training Centre.

People travel from all around the world to learn more about the Māori culture of New Zealand. Stand tall and be proud of your whakapapa.

You will learn the importance of strong connections to your cultural heritage and the value these can bring to a wide range of career paths.

For more information about OSTC, visit www.op.ac.nz/ostc  

What will I do?

  • Learn from tutors and kaumātua
  • Stay on marae
  • Interact with Māori business leaders.

What could I do next?

  • Complete the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism (Level 4)(Operations), New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5), New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4) (Bridging to Business) or New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 5) at Otago Polytechnic.
  • Apply for the Royal New Zealand Police College.

Where could this take me?

  • Tourism Guide
  • Cultural Interpretation Specialist
  • Māori and Indigenous Culture Studies
  • Business person/Entrepreneur
  • Teacher training
  • NZ Police Force

Please note: This programme is delivered in four block courses throughout the year, with each course up to a week long. It is facilitated by the Kokiri Training Centre.

 

 

 

 

Unit standards covered in this course 

Unit Standard

Manaaki Tauira

Credits

Level

Version

21232

 

Describe the roles and responsibilities of ringawera in a marae wharekai

2

2

5

21248

 

Prepare, maintain and clear buffet in a marae wharekai

2

2

5

21251

 

Set tables, serve kai and clear tabes in a marae wharekai

3

2

6

21253

 

Prepare and serve beverages in a marae wharekai

2

2

5

29566

 

Prepare fruit and vegetables to present for manuhiri

3

2

2

29567

 

Prepare equipment and cook kai in an oven to present for manuhiri

4

2

2

6142

Explain kaitiakitanga in relation to the way Māori interact with the natural environment

4

3

6

6145

Explain Mahinga Kai in relation to the way Māori use taonga of the natural world

6

3

6

6146

 

Carry out a local Mahinga Kai activity with direction

3

3

6

27510

 

Identify traditional kai and describe the gathering process

2

2

3

6141

 

Describe whanaungatanga in relation to the way Maori interact with the natural world

3

2

6

31070

 

Explain the importance of Māori place names, and use reo Māori greetings and farewells in tourism

4

3

1

We are doing our best to ensure that this information is accurate. However, there may be some content changes to our programmes, and all our programmes will run subject to demand and capacity.

 

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.