TE REO MĀORI 

TRAINING

Our Te Reo courses can be provided in person or via Zoom

Te Reo 1 - Beginner

A course comprising 10x one-hour sessions at level 1 for up to 20 participants per session. Upon completion of level 1, participants may graduate to level 2, then level 3, and so on, with each level comprising 10x one-hour sessions. The beginner course focuses on:

 

  • Karakia, waiata, whakapapa and mihimihi

  • Basic greetings and farewells

  • Tikanga Māori

  • Pronunciation of words and names

  • Vocabulary and grammar

  • Basic sentences and phrases

  • Language used at work and at home

 

Te Reo 2 - Beginner / Intermediate

A course comprising 10x one-hour sessions at level 1 for up to 25 participants per session. Upon completion of level 1, participants may graduate to level 2, then level 3, and so on, with each level comprising 10x one-hour sessions. The beginner/intermediate course focuses on:

 

  • Tikanga Māori including karakia, waiata, whakapapa, mihimihi, pepeha, marae and the pōhiri & whakatau processes

  • Vocabulary and grammar

  • Figurative language including whakataukī, kīwaha and kupu whakarite

  • Elements of kapa-haka

  • Intermediate level sentences and phrases including tense markers, active and passive sentences, possessive pronouns, transitive and intransitive verbs, negating, juxtapositions and stative verbs

 

Te Reo 3 - Intermediate / Advanced

A course comprising 10x one-hour sessions at level 1 for up to 10 participants per session. Upon completion of level 1, participants may graduate to level 2, then level 3, and so on, with each level comprising 10x one-hour sessions. This intermediate/advanced course can be tailored to the competency levels of the participants to ensure that their wants and needs are met. Participants have the option of learning in a full-immersion environment. The content of the course may focus on developing fluency and accuracy and practising formal language expressions such as whaikōrero and karanga.

 

Translation Service 

We provide a translation service from Māori to English and English to Māori.  We can translate and interpret verbal or written material from one language to another in a literal and/or metaphorical way. 

If you would like to discuss the Te Reo courses & Translation Service,

please contact us

Whakapā mai  I  Contact us:

      info@engaging-well.com

+64 27 511 3892

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