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In NSW primary schools, the study of a language is optional. In NSW high schools, languages is a key learning area.
Language study allows students to develop communication skills, learn about languages as systems and explore the relationship between language and culture. Students engage with the linguistic and cultural diversity of societies and reflect on their understanding of social interactions.
The study of a language is compulsory for 100 hours in one continuous school year from Year 7 to Year 10, but preferably in Years 7 or 8.
In Years 11 and 12, NSW schools offer a wide variety of languages, catering for beginning students to background speakers.
Corner Fowler Road & Matthew Street
Merrylands NSW 2160
telephone 02 9681 4054
We would like to pay our respects and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land, the Dharug people, and also pay respect to Elders both past and present.
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