Master of Te Reo Māori

Master of Te Reo Māori

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: October 31, April 30
Full-time
Intakes: February, July
International tuition: NZ$52,000
Domestic tuition: NZ$15,070

Program overview

The Master of Te Reo Māori prepares graduates for a professional career in te reo Māori. It provides advanced knowledge of the language, and an introduction to research, emphasising linguistic competence and critical thinking about a range of contemporary and historical aspects of te reo. Students complete two compulsory courses, courses towards an endorsement, and a choice of either a dissertation, research papers, or a project. The MTeReo (240 points) consists of compulsory Te Reo Māori courses, further courses towards an endorsement, and a choice of either a dissertation, research papers, or a project. Students will normally complete at least four courses before enrolling for a research dissertation.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Students wishing to enrol in the MTeReo must have either: a bachelor's degree with a major in Te Reo Māori, with at least a B+ Grade Point Average in 60 points at 300-level; or a bachelor's degree and a Graduate Diploma in Arts in Te Reo Māori, or another equivalent qualifying degree, with at least a B+ Grade Point Average in 60 points at 300-level; or a bachelor's degree, and have both relevant professional experience and a high level of competency in te reo Māori; or completed the four courses for the Postgraduate Diploma in Te Reo Māori with Merit or Distinction. English language requirements: IELTS Academic: an average score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking TOEFL iBT: total minimum score of 90, minimum score of 19 in reading, writing and listening. TOEFL PBT: with a minimum score of 575 and TWE with a minimum score of 4.5 Pearson Test of English (Academic): with an overall score of 58 and no PTE communicative skills score below 50

Career opportunities

Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement, and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Campus location

Christchurch , New Zealand