Italian / Year 9 and 10 / Communicating / Informing

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Curriculum content descriptions

Select and organise information from a range of spoken, written and multimodal texts in Italian; process and analyse ideas; and represent meanings, opinions and perspectives as appropriate to particular audiences

[Key concepts: visual images, media, representation, relationship; Key processes: identifying diverse perspectives, transposing, connecting, applying]


  • listening to, viewing or reading texts that depict aspects of Italian culture, art, history or geography, and sharing the information with others, for example, comparing online tourist brochures, and reading or viewing a series of advertisements and creating own advertisement to attract Italian tourists to an Australian city/town/area
  • researching, recording and synthesising information from texts, including television programs, reports, interviews, video clips, documentaries, graffiti and social networks, using tools such as tables, concept maps, webbing and charts to organise and order information and inform others of findings
  • deducing meaning, evaluating and synthesising information and identifying cultural references in texts that show different representations of Italian culture
  • conducting online surveys to report on attitudes towards topics such as water usage, consumer choice, technology use, music or celebrities
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Numeracy Numeracy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
  • ICT capability Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability
ScOT terms

Attitudes,  Critical thinking,  Italian language

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