Italian / Year 7 and 8 / Understanding / Role of language and culture

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Reflect on the role of language and culture in interaction and how language constructs and reflects assumptions and values (ACLITU114)

Elaborations
  • reflecting on how cultural assumptions and values are embedded in choices in language use, for example, fare bella figura; fare brutta figura; Buon appetito — Grazie altrettanto
  • examining how their own communication carries assumptions and values that impact on interpretation and understanding
  • developing language to discuss, question and share understandings with others non-judgmentally
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
ScOT terms

Cultural interaction,  Italian language

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