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Postgraduate Certificate in Te Reo Maori

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The Postgraduate Certificate in Te Reo Maori (PGCertTREO) offers speakers the opportunity to further develop their language skills and receive professional recognition of their development.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
6 months full-time
Course Code
PGCertTREO
Domestic Fees
$3,809 per year / $3,809 total
International Fees
$13,600 per year / $13,600 total

About this course

The Postgraduate Certificate in Te Reo Maori (PGCertTREO) offers speakers the opportunity to further develop their language skills and receive professional recognition of their development. The PGCertTREO is an ideal option for those without previous university study in te reo, or university study in general, who have significant experience in the language and work in the Maori sector.

The Certificate also allows speakers of te reo Maori to enter into advanced postgraduate study in the Master of Te Reo Maori.

Entry requirements

Students for the PGCertTREO must have a relevant bachelor's degree, with a B Grade Point Average or better in 60 points of their 300-level major subject courses, and have had at least three years of experience in the Maori sector.

Students without a bachelor's degree must have extensive practical, professional, or scholarly experience of an appropriate kind.

All applicants will also be required to submit a portfolio of professional experience, and attend a selection interview.

For the full entry requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Te Reo Maori or use the admission requirements checker.

How to apply

You can apply online at myUC. Find out more about how to apply for graduate and postgraduate qualifications.

You must also submit a portfolio of experience, including a personal statement, as part of your application to enrol. This will be followed by an interview.

Contact Aotahi: School of Maori and Indigenous Studies for more information on application requirements.

Study locations

Main Campus

Career pathways

Students with formal recognition of their te reo skills will find work opportunities in a range of industries, for example within teaching, publishing, writing and translation work, government, communications and stakeholder engagement, and entertainment industries.

Graduates will also be able to contribute to the growing language revitalisation initiatives of iwi, and the culture and history of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Useful information:

  • Read what other UC postgraduate students have gone on to achieve in their studies and careers in our student and graduate profiles.
  • Te Ropu Rapuara | UC Careers can help you to achieve the career you want, connect with employers, or find a job.
  • For research into career destinations by qualification, visit Te Pokai Tara | Universities New Zealand website.
  • Find out more about what you can do with a degree from UC.
  • Come along to an upcoming information event for prospective postgraduate students.