The study of a second language develops and extends students’ understanding of another culture. Students gain appreciation for language construction, often enhancing their understanding of their own first language in the process.
Study of a language subject at Kormilda College is compulsory from Primary Years to Year 10. Languages offered are:
These languages provide a broad delivery of key concepts and topics. Students are supported to develop the skills to use their selected language in a range of contexts and for a variety of purposes. Through the study of texts and through social interaction, students are encouraged to develop an awareness and appreciation of the different perspectives of people from other cultures.