Indonesian Continuers A

LevelStage 1
Learning AreaLanguages
SemesterSemester 1
Pre-requisiteSuccessful completion of Indonesian in Years 8-10 and/or an equivalent knowledge
Additional CostsNone
SACE Credits10

Who is this course for?

Students who have not had more than 1 year's education from the age of 5 years in Indonesia and who are interested in learning about another culture and language, and deepening their intercultural understanding.

Enrolment is subject to eligibility criteria set by the SACE Board (contact OAC for detais) and subject entry is to be negotiated with an OAC Languages leader.

This course has a pathway to Stage 1 Indonesian Continuers B and Stage 2 Indonesian Continuers.

What will I learn?

Students are expected to develop and apply their linguistic and intercultural knowledge, understanding, and skills to:

1. interact with others to exchange information, ideas, opinions, and experiences in Indonesian

2. create texts in Indonesian to express information, feelings, ideas, and opinions

3. analyse texts that are in Indonesian to interpret meaning

4. examine relationships between language, culture, and identity, and reflect on the ways in which culture influences communication.

  • The Individual
  • The Indonesian-speaking Communities
  • The Changing World

How will I be assessed?

Students will demonstrate evidence of their learning through the following assessment types:

  • Assessment Type 1: Interaction
  • Assessment Type 2: Text Production
  • Assessment Type 3: Text Analysis
  • Assessment Type 4: Investigation


Successful completion of Indonesian in Years 8-10 and/or an equivalent knowledge


It is recommended that students have their own bilingual hardcopy dictionary.

Last updated: 29 August 2022