About the course
Graduates of this qualification will have a good understanding and knowledge of Maori concepts of environmental stewardship and management; communication skills; iwi management plan and government legislation and environmental policies; western science; resource consents and Treaty settlement process, applying negotiation techniques, developing and implementing a land use plan, sustainable practices, world business and policy planning, undertaking feasibility studies and research.
Applicants must be 16 years or older, have a demonstrated interest or involvement in iwi environmental matters; either have successfully completed a relevant level 4 certificate or have achieved the same university entry criteria or have demonstrated equivalent knowledge and experience, and have the literacy capability to cope with the required level of study.
About the provider
Established in 1984, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will provide holistic education opportunities of the highest quality for Māori, peoples of Aotearoa and the world. Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is one of New Zealand's largest tertiary education providers. We offer a comprehensive range of certificate to degree level qualifications to New Zealanders of all ages and walks of life. Operating from over 80 locations throughout the country, we provide a unique learning environment. We aim to overcome barriers to learning, and to meet the needs of all within the communities we serve. Guided by Māori principles and values, we take great pride in this nurturing and inclusive learning environment, as well as the depth and diversity of our courses in small business, computing, social work, teaching, Māori performing arts and te reo Māori.