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2018 L&D courses are now live

The courses/workshops and programmes that make up the Learning and Development offerings are now available for registration.

The first courses for the year (with spaces still available) are:
Tangata Tū, Tangata Ora
Tues 6 & Thurs 8 March, 9am-4.30pm
Te Reo Māori for the Workplace (2 modules)
Weds 14 March & Weds 11 April, 1-4.30pm
Growing Personal Resilience
Tues 10 April, 9am-4.30pm
Supporting Students in Crisis: Tools, Triage and Referral
Module One on Weds 18 April, 9am-3pm
Modules 2 & 3 on Thurs 19 April, 9am-12.30pm & 1pm-4.30pm
Culturally Responsive Pedagogy: From Theory to Practice
Mon 23 April, 1-4.30pm
Pasifika Talanoa Professional Development Day
Fri 27 April, 9.30-4.30pm

Start planning your year, book time for your Professional
Development, and register now while there are still spaces available.

To find out more of what is on offer, visit our Learning and Development intranet site here.
For a full list of our programmes, go to our A-Z here.

Te Reo Māori for the Workplace

Dates & registrations for 2018 Te Reo Māori courses are available.

We have limited spaces available for
Wednesday 14 March (Module 1) &
Wednesday 11 April (Module 2)
Both modules are half day courses and run from 1.00-4.30pm

For more information and to register, visit our Learning and
Development, Te Reo for the Workplace site here.

All Learning and Development courses for 2018 are now live and available for registration (with one or two exceptions).
Visit our intranet site, or email learningdevelopment@canterbury.ac.nz for more information.


This instalment of Intercom’s  Te Reo Māori pronunciation column focuses on blog names.

Pā mai tō reo | Intercom

Tūpono | The Insider’s Guide to UC blog

He Pitopito Reo

You can listen to other UC-related Te Reo Māori words on the UC website

If you have a query about how to pronounce a Te Reo Māori word correctly, send your request via the Te Ohu Reo request form and we will endeavour to feature it in a future column.

New reo Māori pronunciation app

Kia ora, me ngā mihi o te tau hōu.

There’s new app to help you pronounce te reo Māori. See the story in the NZ Herald. 

It focuses on places up Tāmaki-makaurau (Auckland) way. If you practice these it’ll be a good start to knowing how to pronounce local names.

There are some local place names among the UC-specific names and sound files that you can access here

We will be updating and expanding these files in 2017.

Kia kaha ki te whakahua tika i te reo Māori. Make an effort to pronounce Māori words correctly.

Mary Boyce

Places available: Te Reo Māori – February 11th

We still have places available for our Te Reo Māori for the Workplace workshop run by AVC Māori

Module 1:  Thursday 11 February 9-12:30pm
Module 2: Thursday 3 March 9-12:30pm

The registration form can be found here.

All other L&D training courses for 2016 is now available for registration via our L&D Intranet page.

For further questions please email learningdevelopment@canterbury.ac.nz