This course is designed for those seeking specialist Indonesian, Chinese or Greek language, within a cultural context to improve their capacity to communicate and engage effectively with the people and country of the target language. It is also designed for teachers who wish to gain, or enhance, their language teaching ability. The course is also suited to those who have a personal or professional interest in developing their understanding of Indonesian, Chinese or Greek language and culture.

Entry Requirements:

NTCET or equivalent (Year 12) and an ATAR of 60 or higher; or Certificate IV or above; or STAT score of 135 or greater; or submission of an acceptable personal competencies statement and/or employment experience; or 6 months of full-time study (or equivalent) of a higher education degree/diploma; or completion of 40 credit points in the Preparation for Tertiary Study Program (ZTEP01), the Preparation for Tertiary Success (ZPTS11 or ZPTS21), or other recognised tertiary preparation course.


The course requires completion of approved units of 80 credit points. Candidates may complete the requirements of the course by completing six Specialist Elective units (60 credit points) selected from Indonesian, Chinese or Greek language units and two Specialist Elective teaching methodology units (20 credit points). Alternatively, students have the option of completing eight units in the target language (80 credit points). Units in Indonesian, Chinese and Greek language are available in internal (on-campus), and external (distance) modes. There are also options for in-country study of Indonesian, Chinese and Greek language and culture.

Subjects you can Study:

Indonesian; Greek; Chinese

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Casuarina No info No Online
Casuarina No info No Part time 3 years
Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and vocational education and training institution in the Northern Territory.

Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and Charles Darwin University in 2003.

The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs, Katherine and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.

The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, VET, Higher Education and Research facilities.

CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.

Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW)

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