Stage 2 | Subject Outline | Version control

Integrated Learning Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 2.0 - For teaching in 2022.
Accredited in August 2017 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2018

Stage 2 | Subject outline | Capabilities | Intercultural understanding

Intercultural understanding

In this subject students extend and apply their intercultural understanding capability by, for example:

  • recognising culture exists in any situation where a group of people are gathered together for a common purpose, including in situational, organisational, linguistic, and social contexts and ways of thinking
  • understanding that culture is dynamic and can change over time and context
  • learning about and engaging with diverse cultures, recognising commonalities and differences and cultivating mutual respect
  • understanding, valuing and respecting a range of perspectives
  • understanding how cultures connect and relate to each other developing the skills to move between cultures
  • acknowledging and respecting the social, cultural, linguistic, historic and religious diversity of a nation, including that of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in Australia.