L1 Te Ao Haka

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge:

L1 Te Ao Haka

Te Ao Haka is a culturally responsive art form, providing opportunities for all ākonga to engage in Māori culture, language and traditional practice. 

At NCEA L1, students in Te Ao Haka discover, identify, access, and explore foundational knowledge and ideas in and about Te Ao Haka.

Students in this course will undergo learning of various elements of Māori protocols and rituals for various Māori occasions, as well as learning all disciplines of Māori Performing Arts individually and as a performing bracket. 

All students enrolled in this course will be expected to demonstrate an on-going commitment, outside of the classroom, to Kapa Haka for the duration of the year.

Assessment will occur once students present a readiness to be assessed.

Required Prior Learning

Students wanting to enrol in this course will want to learn about Te Ao Haka. There is no prerequisite to enrolling in this course.

Subject Costs

Resources $20


This course allows learners exposure to cultural knowledge affordable to any pathway.