Poutāhū Whakahaere

Postgraduate Diploma in Māori and Management

Take management to a whole new level as this qualification prepares you for senior and
executive management roles within any organisation.

Of particular value are the skills you will gain with specialist knowledge in Māori language and tikanga combined with the functions of planning, organising, leading and controlling in conjunction with paihere tangata, marketing, communications, law and project management. You will be well sought after!

You will conduct comprehensive studies into the way businesses are operated and managed, undertake whakatupu mātauranga on your marae and contribute to the future planning and development of whānau, hapū and iwi resource management.

This is the first year to the Tāhuhu Whakahaere, Master’s qualification; completion of this tohu will prepare you for the second and final year.

Poutāhū Whakahaere

Postgraduate Diploma in Māori and Management

Code: PtWh
Credits: 120
1 year
Level: NZQA Level 8
Delivery: Residential seminars and self directed learning
Location: Ōtaki
Mode: Bilingual (Māori/English)
Next Intake: Huringa 1 (March)
Entry Requirements: Minimum age of 17 years. A level of proficiency in te reo Māori required. Support from a hapū/iwi to conduct research. Must hold an undergraduate degree or have appropriate knowledge and experience to study at postgraduate level. Regular internet access, email address and computer, laptop, tablet or other suitable mobile device is required.
Tuition Fees: $3,935 (approximately)



  • Year One

    TWh401 The Integration of Learning
    TWh402 Strategic Analysis, Operations and Project Management
    TWh403 Economic Performance and Decision Analysis
    TWh404 The Legal Environment and Paihere Tangata
    TWh405 Marketing Management and Strategic Communication


    TIH401 Ko Ngā Kaumātua: He Puna Kōrero
    TIH402 Ko Te Marae Me Ōna Āhuatanga: Ko Tōna Tōnuitanga
    TIH403 Ko Ngā Kōrero O Mua O Te Iwi: He Tātaritanga
    TIH404 Ko Te Hapū: Ko Wai Ahau, Nā Wahi Ahau, Nō Whea Ahau


    TREO401 Te Whakatupu I Te Reo I: Advanced Reo I

After Graduation

Ka puta te ihu

  • Senior Manager
  • Senior Management Consultant