Pacific languages

Drop in to see our Ask Me! team.

If you need help to complete your enrolment or have questions and want to find out more about our pacific language programmes, come in to see us at our Otara or Manukau campus.

Find out more.

We have courses available in Gagana Samoa, Lea Faka-Tonga, Cook Islands Māori and Vagahau Niue.

  • If you’re Pasifika – reconnect with your identity and culture through your language. Improve your ability to communicate with people in your family, community and workplace.
  • If you work with people from the Pacific nations and want to develop your communication skills – discover how learning a language and it's cultural practices can connect you with people at your work and in our community.

“In order to understand one’s culture, you must understand their language”
Dr Edmond Fehoko, Te Tomokanga Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Auckland

Short courses

Keen to study a stand-alone course?

Find out more about Pasifika short courses.