Languages Other Than English
Italian is the LOTE (Languages Other Than English) subject at De La Salle Catholic College Ashfield. It is taught to Year 8 students over a full year, with a communicative approach focussing on reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Computer skills and researching skills are also developed when learning Italian.
Students also have the opportunity to experience cultural activities such preparing Italian cuisine, including both food and beverages. Throughout the course, students are encouraged to embrace the language and culture of Italian, leaving them with important, long-lasting skills in one of the world's most beautiful languages