Kapa Haka (KAP)

KAP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Nik Densem

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Kapa Haka

Nau mai ki te whānau! Join our whānau Kapa haka: students of all ages and year levels are welcome! This course is open to everyone, regardless of experience and will introduce you to the world of Māori Performing Arts and also some Pasifika. Expand your skills and confidence, with the goal of performing as a group at events such as Tūhono and Hagley Performing Arts Showcase. There is some expectation to attend extra rehearsals outside of school hours or during lunchtime as the need arises. This course accesses Te Ao Haka (Māori Performing Arts), Dance and Music standards for assessment purposes. 

Course Components 

  • Work together as part of a team to create a performance 
  • Expand your skills in waiata, haka, poi and mōteatea 
  • Increase your knowledge and understanding of te ao Māori 



Learning Areas:

Te Reo Māori