Consultation on proposed revisions to Australian Curriculum Languages

The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) have released proposed revisions to the Australian Curriculum: Languages - German, Indonesian, Korean, Modern Greek and Spanish, for Foundation to Year 10, as part of the Australian Curriculum review.

Consultation materials can be accessed here:

Language

All elements

Scope and Sequence

Comparative Information

German

F–10 and 7–10 all elementsF–10 and 7–10 scope and sequenceF–10 and 7–10 comparative information

Indonesian

F–10 and 7–10 all elementsF–10 and 7–10 scope and sequenceF–10 and 7–10 comparative information

Korean

F–10 and 7–10 all elementsF–10 and 7–10 scope and sequenceF–10 and 7–10 comparative information

Modern Greek

F–10 and 7–10 all elementsF–10 and 7–10 scope and sequenceF–10 and 7–10 comparative information

Spanish

F–10 and 7–10 all elementsF–10 and 7–10 scope and sequenceF–10 and 7–10 comparative information

The School Curriculum and Standards Authority (the Authority) has scheduled consultation workshops to assist teachers to unpack the documents and to collect feedback to inform the Western Australian jurisdictional feedback to ACARA.

Registrations are now open for the consultation workshops.

Please register below.

Consultation workshop registration
Workshop Date and timeVenueRegistration
Languages consultation workshop: Primary Wednesday, 20 July 8.30am – 11.00am Conference Rooms 1-3, Ground floor,
School Curriculum and Standards Authority,
303 Sevenoaks Street Cannington
Register

Languages consultation workshop: Secondary

Wednesday, 20 July 12.30pm – 3.00pm Conference Rooms 1-3, Ground floor,
School Curriculum and Standards Authority,
303 Sevenoaks Street Cannington
Register

Languages consultation session: Primary and Secondary

Thursday, 21 July 3.45pm – 5.30pm online via Webex Register

If you have any queries about the briefings please email them to events@scsa.wa.edu.au

Visit the consultation events page

Feedback on the proposed revisions is invited via the Authority’s survey link until 9am Friday, 22 July 2022: survey link

The Review’s terms of reference provided for the languages curricula to be reviewed and endorsed in phases with the languages: French, Japanese, Chinese and Italian, were already reviewed and endorsed as part of the first phase of the Australian Curriculum Review.

The remaining 12 languages of the Australian Curriculum are to be finalised by the end of 2023.