Aboriginal Cultures and Education

4 courses

Aboriginal Languages courses

NSW is the only state or territory in Australia to have legislation acknowledging the significance of First Languages. The NSW government seeks to ...

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  • Certificate I Fundamental Aboriginal Languages for Personal Use

    10703NAT-01

    Strengthen your voice, identity and culture through language and acquire the skills to help preserve and amplify the voices and traditions of your community. Learn the foundations to reading and writing in your local language and join your community in protecting and promoting traditional languages for generations to come.

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  • Certificate II Basic Aboriginal Languages for Social Use

    10704NAT-01

    Immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture and gain the knowledge to communicate in Aboriginal language. Focus on using your language skills to name plants and animals and to greet people to Country while you follow cultural practices. Use your new skills to explore local career opportunities.

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  • Certificate III Aboriginal Languages for Community Use

    10705NAT-01

    Go on a journey of discovery as you gain knowledge of Aboriginal culture and identity. You’ll learn to speak fluently in an Aboriginal language and be able to write Aboriginal stories and songs. Be part of preserving and rejuvenating Aboriginal languages for current and future generations.

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  • Diploma Diploma in Aboriginal Studies for Professional Practice

    11222NAT-01

    Connect with the oldest living culture on Earth. Delve into Aboriginal history and gain a greater understanding of the present. Be inspired to engage with your community as you become an advocate for positive change in your professional practice.

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Aboriginal languages course information

There are so many ways to study at TAFE NSW. You can choose an option that suits your learning style and lifestyle.

  • Face-to-face courses at TAFE NSW are immersive and interactiv...
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Who is an aboriginal languages course good for?

Build your sense of identity, pride and self-esteem by studying an Aboriginal languages course at TAFE NSW. Traditional languages connect you with Country, with each other, and with past, present and future....

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Aboriginal languages career paths

Investing your time and energy into an Aboriginal languages course provides you with several great career options to choose from.

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Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

How do I enrol?

At TAFE NSW you can apply or enrol to do a course.

If your course has no entry requirements, you can enrol directly. If there are entry requirements, you will need to apply to be accepted for a position in the course.

  1. Go to the TAFE NSW website to view the course you are interested in
  2. Check if there are any entry requirements, as you may be asked to supply additional information
  3. Select a course location to progress your enrolment
  4. Follow the prompts to complete
  5. You will receive an email confirming your enrolment or application status

If you need further assistance with your enrolment, contact TAFE NSW Student Services on 131 601 between 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday.

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