Learn te reo Māori at your own pace with a workbook and recordings through this free beginner’s programme. Study wherever, whenever. Start anytime from March onwards.

Due to a very high demand for this programme we have allocated all our resource packages and are therefore closing enrolments.  If there is any change in our ability to take further enrolments, we will contact you if you enquire.

Programme overview

Te Hiringa o Te Reo is a language resource designed specifically for those who are interested in learning basic Māori language but have limited opportunities to attend regular language classes.

This language resource pack consists of recordings on a USB flash drive and a workbook that participants can work through at their own pace.

A team of first-language speakers have put this resource pack together to provide a basic understanding of te reo Māori. The programme also includes a selection of well-known waiata and karakia.

Entry criteria

  • Students must provide verified Identification of either a Birth Certificate or Passport.
  • An interest in the Māori language and a commitment to learning.

Further study options

You can then choose to do a part-time or full-time programme to explore reo Māori further.​