AKOM193-23YC1 (D) Year C First Half 2023 (Distance)

Mana Tangata 1

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 13 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 26 February 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 28 May 2023


Mana tangata will explore how to notice, celebrate and support the unique skills and strengths of our tamariki/ mokopuna. As well as how to enhance the ‘kaupapa ngakau nui (the passions) of the tamaiti/ rangatahi. The Maramataka including how to plan, support, guide, teach and assess according to signs within the taiao, wairua and ihi of akonga will be introduced.

Learning Outcomes

On the successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Identify theories and practical strategies in order to support all ākonga through a pito mata, mana potential model in which all ākonga are taonga with their own unique potential.
2. Explain how to notice and respond to social and emotional competence of ākonga and maintain their mana using kaupapa Māori initiatives.
3. Select and apply a range of methods to record the learning journey of ākonga (including pūrākau and whānau based aspirations).
4. Select and apply indigenous knowledge systems that support ākonga, kaiako and whānau hauora.

Timetable 2023

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:30 Rehua 429 (24/2)
Te Ao Marama 250 Te Mairaki (3/3-31/3, 21/4-2/6)
20 Feb - 2 Apr
17 Apr - 4 Jun
Workshop B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:30 Te Ao Marama 250 Te Mairaki
12 Jun - 25 Jun

Course Coordinator

Kari Moana Te Rongopatahi


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Oral presentation 50% Korero -Speaking Due date - to be confirmed
Tuhituhi 50% Written assignment Due date: to be confirmed

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.

For further information see School of Teacher Education .

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