Subject Selection - Languages (French & Spanish)

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Subject Selection - Languages (French & Spanish)

  1. 1. LANGUAGES<br />
  2. 2. TWO LANGUAGES<br />French<br />Spanish<br />Français<br />Español<br />
  3. 3. Why Study Languages?<br /> Languages broaden your mind through learning about other people and cultures.<br /> Languages improve your communication skills and also make you employable in many fields of work.<br /> Studying a Language also improves your skills in English and other subjects.<br />Languages DO NOT get scaled down for ATAR.<br />
  4. 4. Why Study Languages?<br /> All language subjects contribute to your ATAR for entrance into university.<br /> While at university you can chose to do an exchange program and apply for a special scholarship to travel to another country and speak in your chosen language. <br /> Knowing a language is useful in a wide variety of jobs, including in tourism, hospitality, engineering, economics and business as many companies are multi-national. <br />
  5. 5. SKILLS YOU DEVELOP<br /><ul><li> Bi/Multi Lingual skills
  6. 6. Communication
  7. 7. Team work
  8. 8. Planning and organising
  9. 9. Problem Solving
  10. 10. Technology
  11. 11. Cross-Cultural understanding </li></li></ul><li>BEGINNERS<br />FRENCH Beginners& SPANISH Beginners are both courses for:<br /> * Students who have no prior knowledge or experience of their chosen language<br />* Students whohave studied the chosen language in year 8<br />* Students who have not studied the chosen language in year 9 or 10<br />
  12. 12. BEGINNERS<br />Topics<br />Personal<br />World<br />French/Spanish-speaking Communities<br /><ul><li>Family life, home and neighbourhood
  13. 13. People, places and communities
  14. 14. Education and work
  15. 15. Friends, recreation and pastimes
  16. 16. Holidays, travel and tourism
  17. 17. Future plans and aspirations</li></li></ul><li>School Assessment<br />BEGINNERS<br />
  18. 18. HSC Examination<br />BEGINNERS<br />
  19. 19. CONTINUERS<br /><ul><li>FRENCH Continuers& SPANISH Continuersare both courses for students who have studiedtheir chosen language in year 9 and 10.
  20. 20. Some Native speaking students with less formal experience may also be able to do the Continuers course. (See the Language staff)</li></li></ul><li>CONTINUERS<br />Topics<br />
  21. 21. School Assessment<br />CONTINUERS<br />
  22. 22. HSC Examination<br />CONTINUERS<br />
  23. 23. Why study Spanish?<br />* It is a widely spoken language throughout the world<br />* It is the official language of 21 countries <br />* It is one of the official languages of UN & EU <br />* There are many people in Australia who speak Spanish<br />
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  26. 26. Why study French?<br />* It is widely spoken throughout the world<br />* It is also the official language of 29 countries <br />* It is traditionally the language of diplomacy<br />* French is one of the official languages of UN, EU, SPC and the Olympic Games <br />* There are also many people in Australia who speak French.<br />
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  29. 29. LANGUAGE IN ACTION<br />Video<br />

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