The Darwin Languages Centre delivers language programs to thirty six schools located in the Darwin, Palmerston, rural and regional areas. Darwin Languages Centre also delivers a language program to Alyangula Area School on Groote Eylandt. Languages delivered to schools including Indonesian, Mandarin and Japanese.
Language programs for students are not only concentrated on oral language but an immersion into the whole culture including traditional dress, food, music, festivals and traditions.
Ten Top Reasons to Learn a Language Other Than English!!
1: To improve employment potential
2: To increase English language skills
3: To increase global understanding
4: To sharpen cognitive and life skills
5: Makes travel more feasible and enjoyable
6: To appreciate international literature, music and film
7: To expand study abroad options
8: To increase understanding of oneself and one's own culture
9: To make lifelong friends
10: To improve chances of entry into University