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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.
1 Harrison Street
Ariah Park NSW 2665
telephone 02 6974 1105
Ariah Park Central School acknowledges the Wiradjuri people as the traditional custodians of the land we now share and offer our respect to Wiradjuri Elders past, present and emerging.
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