Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

11 Te Ao Haka 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Waimirirangi Paul.


Previous experience performing in a kapa haka competitively, at a regional level or higher, is preferred.

However, students with a passion for, and skill in performing in kapa haka, should apply for consideration.

Or HoD Approval

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

In this course, students will discover, identify, access, and explore foundational knowledge and ideas in and about Māori performing arts through wānanga.

This course leads to Level 3 Te Ao Haka which is a University Entrance (UE) Approved course.




12 Te Ao Haka 1

Career Pathways

Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artist, Dancer, Entertainer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*11HA1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $40 (Wānanga kapa haka)