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.