Subject information

The background speakers level languages are designed for students who have a background in the language and who have had more than 1 year's education in a country where the language is spoken.

Students develop intercultural communication skills through examining relationships between language, culture, and identity and reflecting on the ways in which culture is created, expressed, and communicated through language.

Students clarify, extend, and develop their ideas and opinions on the prescribed themes and contemporary issues, and develop their capability to communicate, interact, and negotiate meanings within and across languages and cultures.

Stage 1 subject code: 1KOD10 or 1KOD20

Credits: 10 or 20

Stage 2 subject code: 2KOD20

Credits: 20

Subject Outline 2017 [DOC 241KB]

Changes to moderation sample selection

From 2017, the SACE Board will no longer select Stage 2 moderation samples for school assessed materials. Teachers will select the moderation sample.

Read more about moderation sample selection, including FAQs and an instructional video.

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