EDMI315-23X (C) General non-calendar-based 2023

Kaupapa Maori Pedagogies

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 30 January 2023
End Date: Sunday, 16 April 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 12 February 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 26 March 2023


Kaupapa Maori pedagogies will explore indigenous ways of being, doing, thinking and transferring knowledge. This course will aid in understanding traditional Maori pedagogies, purakau and histories in order to approriately embed aspects of these traditional methods in our contemporary teaching and learning programmes.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Demonstrate proficiency in te reo Māori me ōna tikanga. Kaiako will strengthen their Māori language knowledge and capacity. Māori concepts and language for the classroom/ wāhi ako, will be taught to support relationship building and culturally responsive pedagogy.
2. Reflect on and understands one’s own world view and cultural identity and in order to understand others.
3. Develop an understanding of traditional Māori pedagogies, including ways of knowing, ways of being and ways of teaching and learning and how these can be embedded in contemporary teaching and learning programmes.
4. Describe socio-cultural theories, kaupapa Māori approaches and wider indigenous cultural underpinnings that might influence teaching and learning programmes.
5. Strengthen engagement with whānau and the local hapori to ensure cultural narratives including local stories are embedded in curriculum including links to the Ngāi Tahu Cultural Standards.


Subject to approval of the Head of School

Course Coordinator

Kay-Lee Jones


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Hapori (Community) Focus 31 Mar 2023 40% Korero
Hapori (Community) Focus 08 Apr 2023 30% Tuhituhi
Hapori (Community) Focus 30% Reading - Ongoing

Textbooks / Resources

Ministry of Education. (2008). Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Wellington. New Zealand. R Retrieved from http://tmoa.tki.org.nz/Te-Marautanga-o-Aotearoa

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 25

For further information see School of Teacher Education .

All EDMI315 Occurrences

  • EDMI315-23X (C) General non-calendar-based 2023