Teaching Languages 1B (EDSE3048)


This unit of study is the initial Languages Curriculum (method) unit for prospective secondary languages teachers who have two languages as teaching methods. Students will gain broad understandings about the nature and scope of languages education in the NSW context, about traditional and more contemporary and innovative classroom practices and particular aspects of policy and BOSTES documentation.

Further unit of study information


1x1-hr lecture/wk for 7wks, 3x1-hr tutorials/wk for 7wks, 1x8-hr practical


2500wd language profile (40%) and 1500wd lesson plans (30%) and 2000wd portfolio (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


72 credit points including 24 senior credit points from two of the foreign languages (Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Modern Greek, Spanish)



Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.