Australian Curriculum alignment
Learning area: Languages
Year level: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9
Country: Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar/Burma, Nepal, North Korea, Other, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, The Philippines, Tibet, Timor Leste
General capability: Intercultural understanding
Cross-curriculum priority: Asia and Australia's engagement with Asia
The Australian Curriculum: English enables students to explore and appreciate the diverse range of traditional and contemporary texts from and about the peoples and countries of Asia, including texts written by Australians of Asian heritage. It enables students to understand how Australian culture and the English language have been influenced by the many Asian languages used in Australian homes, classrooms and communities.