Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Content description VCIDU067

Indonesian: F–10 Sequence / Levels 7 and 8 / Understanding / Language variation and change
Content description
Understand that Indonesian, like other languages, continues to change over time due to influences such as globalisation and technology
Elaborations
  1. analysing the influence of other languages on Indonesian, such as in advertising and technology, food, administration, religion and everyday life, for example, modern, handphone, satelit (English); mie (Chinese); sepatu (Portuguese); kantor (Dutch); guru (Sanskrit); mahal (Arabic), raja (Hindi)
  2. recording a range of borrowed words and examining their structure and rules of use, for example, meng-upload, ber-AC
  3. investigating the origins of borrowed words to discover when, how and by whom new words and expressions were introduced into Indonesian and which languages have borrowed from languages of Indonesia, for example, Makassan terms in Yolngu (balanda, rupiah)
Code
VCIDU067
ScOT catalogue terms
Curriculum resources and support
Find related teaching and learning resources in FUSE*
Find related curriculum resources on the VCAA resources site
*Disclaimer about use of these sites

Go to Indonesian curriculum

Scroll to the top of the page