Consultation received on the Australian Curriculum developed by ACARA has a direct bearing on the final version that the VCAA will work with in the process of revising the Victorian Curriculum F-10 for these languages.
The first 4 languages (Phase 1: French, Italian, Chinese, Japanese) were endorsed by Education Ministers on 1 April 2022, with all the other learning areas/subjects.
The next 5 languages (Phase 2: German, Indonesian, Korean, Modern Greek, and Spanish) were then endorsed on 24 January 2023.
The next 4 languages (Phase 3: Arabic, Hindi, Turkish, Vietnamese) were released for public consultation on 1 February.
Consultation remains open for 10 weeks until 12 April.
Teachers and any other interested experts are encouraged to submit their feedback.
The consultation website for these 4 languages can be found here.