Futures Events


Māori Tourism teachers day - Term One, 2018

Address: Piratahi Marae, 53 Tahatai Rd, Waiheke Island

This planned event will be brought to you by Service IQ, the Tourism Industry Training Organisation (ITO). This is a one day taster experience of the Māori Cultural Camp experience. The cost is $150 per person.

You will take the ferry Auckland to Waiheke return. You will receive a kete when boarding that contains:

  • Waiata, karakia and pepeha prompts.
  • US17786 Respecting Māori customs and practices student work book.
  • US17784 Recite appropriate Karakia student work book.
  • Cultural Tourism Student Camp flyers & exemplar of a week's camp activities.

The programme is:

  • Bus to Piratahi Marae
  • Pōwhiri welcome (response and waiata.
  • Tour of marae grounds, whare nui and whare kai - Discuss Kaupapa, Te Kanga, Waiata, Kapa Haka.
  • Morning tea.
  • Gather knowledge (2 hours) Enjoy a guided walk through native bush to learn the traditional and medicinal Māori uses of native plants.
  • Lunch at the Marae.
  • Learn about the characteristics and uses of harakeke (flax) and weave your own putiputi (flower) to take home.
  • How to run your own Māori Tourism event in schools affiliated with their own community's marae.
  • Bus to ferry terminal.
  • Ferry to Auckland.

CURRICULUM LINKS may include:

  • Environmental Tourism Māori
  • Manaaki Marae
  • Tourism Māori Practices
  • Agricultural and Horticultural Science
  • Biology
  • Pūtaiao
  • Hospitality
  • Visitor Services

CoL possibilities:

  • Vocational Pathways
  • Tourism
  • Transition
  • Science
  • Literacy
  • Engagement

Travel and event details will be provided once the event has been confirmed.

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Bayer: Science for a better Life - Term One 2018

Address: TBA

Bayer is an international, research-based group with major businesses in health care and nutrition. Employing 118,900 people worldwide, and around 1100 in Australia/New Zealand, the Bayer Group has operations in nearly all countries of the globe.

Bayer organisational divisions include:

  • Pharmaceuticals;
  • Consummer Health;
  • Crop Science;
  • Animal Health;
  • Chemical industry services;
  • High-tech materials and systems supply;

CURRICULUM LINKS may include:

  • Biology
  • Agricultural and Horticultural Science
  • Chemistry
  • Education for Sustainability
  • Health
  • Science | Living World: Life Process, Ecology; Nature of Science : Participating and Contributing; 1.4; 1.9; 1.10
  • Technology
  • Social Sciences:Social Studies
  • CoL possibilities: Technology
  • CoL: possibilities - Vocational Pathways
  • CoL possibilities: Technology
  • CoL: possibilities - Science
  • Pūtaiao

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MIT General Engineering Trades: Information Workshop - Term One 2018

Address: Manukau Institute of Technology, Faculty of Engineering & Trades, P Block, Gate 8, Otara Road, Otara.

The school of General Engineering Trades, would like to invite all teachers to attend an Information Workshop.

The programme is as follows:

  • Meet & Greet (Coffee, Tea & Biscuits);
  • Introduction to the Engineering Programme;
  • Tour of Facility.

The Faculty of Engineering and Trades would like to offer ongoing support to teachers and students, which could take the following form:

  • Professional Development;
  • Mentoring students;
  • Access to Engineering facilities and specialist labs;
  • In school presentations by MIT staff.

CURRICULUM LINKS may include:

  • Science
  • Technologies
  • Pāngarau
  • Hangarau
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • CoL possibilities: Technology
  • CoL: possibilities - Vocational Pathways
  • CoL: possibilities - Mathematics and Statistics
  • Equipment & engineering
  • Pūtaiao

The School of General Engineering Trades offers a range of practically-based vocational training and education qualifications that are highly respected by leading employers. They have strong relationships with industry and the Industry Training Organisations (ITOs). They are also a Modern Apprenticeship Co-ordinator for the engineering industry.

Facilities

One of the largest and most experienced providers of trade training in New Zealand, with extensive workshops and laboratories catering for machining, toolmaking, fitting and turning, maintenance engineering, and CAD/CAM.

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MIT Automotive & Vehicle Technology: Information Workshop - Term One 2018

Address: TBA

The school of Automotive & Vehicle Technology, would like to invite all teachers to attend an Information Workshop.

The programme is as follows:

  • Meet & Greet (Coffee, Tea & Biscuits);
  • Introduction to the Automotive & Vehicle Technology Programme;
  • Tour of Facility.

The Faculty of Engineering and Trades would like to offer ongoing support to teachers and students, which could take the following form:

  • Professional Development;
  • Mentoring students;
  • Access to Engineering facilities and specialist labs;
  • In school presentations by MIT staff.

CURRICULUM LINKS may include:

  • Science
  • CoL: possibilities - Vocational Pathways
  • CoL: possibilities - Mathematics and Statistics
  • CoL possibilities: Technology
  • Hangarau
  • Pāngarau
  • Equipment & engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Pūtaiao

The Faculty of Engineering and Trades has strong relationships with businesses and industry training organisations, providing greater access to work experience opportunities while studying, apprenticeship placements and ongoing job opportunities after graduation.

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