Te Reo Māori in the Workplace
Pronunciation and having a basic understanding of key kupu (words) and phrases will strengthen your cultural competency while establishing appropriate interactions to avoid situations of misunderstandings.
You will learn:
Pronunciation of Māori words and place names.
Mihimihi - greeting forms and etiquette to welcome individuals and groups.
Karakia - culturally appropriate and formal prayers for a variety of occasions.
Kiwaha - colloquial sayings to build staff and client rapport.
To create a personal Aotearoa pepeha for everyday use.
Construct and present a speech of welcome to clients and visitors in the workplace.
Compose a waiata (song) of welcome to support speeches that embodies an organisations values, beliefs and practices.
Poroporoaki - simple farewells and etiquette training to close meetings, hui and gatherings.
Salutations and closing phrases for written and electronic correspondence.
Study options to further your Te Reo Māori.