Heke Hiko-Rau

Diploma in Animation and Graphic Design

Hiko-Rau studies provides a solid grounding in graphic design, multimedia and animation with an emphasis on the stories and histories of Māori.  Gain a new vitality and respect for ngā pūrākau Māori and their associated traditions by researching the kōrero within your hapū and iwi. Develop proficiency in te reo Māori and apply to your creative designs.

Heke Hiko-Rau is a one year introductory programme to techniques in animation and multimedia production.  Carry out a study on your marae and learn the foundations of te reo Māori, including mihimihi, waiata and karakia. Heke Hiko-Rau is the first year of the three year Poutuarongo Hiko-Rau degree.

*Hiko-Rau courses will not be offered in 2018.

Curriculum

Marautanga

  • Year One
    COURSE OF STUDY

    PHR101 Techniques in 2D Art andAnimation
    PHR102 Introduction to 3D Animation
    PHR103 Scripting and Story Boarding
    PHR104 Multimedia for Production and the Web
    PHR105 Techniques in 3D Animation
    PHR106 Multimedia for Interactive CD Production

    IWI AND HAPŪ

    ART101 Private Study of One Marae
    ART102 Private Study of Iwi History
    ART103 Interviews with Two Kaumātua

    TE REO MĀORI

    REO101W or REO101M Akoranga ā-wiki Weekly Reo Classes or Te Ako Mai i Tawhiti (Distance Learning)
    REO102H Hui Rumaki Reo 1
    REO103H Hui Rumaki Reo 2