Information and resources for Japanese teachers including curriculum support, pedagogy, professional development opportunities and online teaching resources.
Victorian Curriculum Japanese contains information and resources to support implementation of Victorian Curriculum Japanese including the:
- rationale and aims
- scope and sequence
- resources which provide links to the Victorian Curriculum F-10.
Approaches to languages education – information about the types of languages programs in Victorian schools.
Teacher professional learning
Japanese Intensive Seminar
This seminar, held at The Japan Foundation, Sydney enables teachers to develop language skills, gain confidence using Japanese, and to develop language teaching strategies and skills which they can apply in their own classrooms. Specific focuses include Australian Curriculum and ICT-based learning. Participants will be immersed in a Japanese language environment suited to their level and will have ample opportunity for networking.
Junior secondary level teachers of Years 7 to 9 (Years 5 to 6 and Year 10 teachers may also apply).
27 to 30 September 2021
The Japan Foundation, Sydney
Nil participation fee. All travel costs (e.g. flights, accommodation and transport) will be the responsibility of the participants.
9 August 2021
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 02 9239 0055.
National Gallery of Victoria Bushido: Way of the Samurai- educational kit for junior and middle years students and teachers of Japanese.
National Gallery of Victoria Pictures of the Floating World – interactive animation for students to create their own stories using the characters and backgrounds of the pictures of the floating world.
National Gallery of Victoria Asian Art - Japan – collection of PDF and multimedia resources about Japanese art.
JF Japanese e-learning Minato- - developed by Japan Foundation, a new e-learning platform providing a variety of Japanese language courses of different lengths and levels.
Language learning space - web-based platform offering resources and services to support teachers and students in Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese language classrooms.
FUSE - Japanese resources aligned to the Victorian Curriculum.
Language and culture
Artsinspire – Wadaiko (Japanese drums) shamisen (Japanese three-stringed instrument) workshops and concerts.
For queries relating to Japanese language education, contact:
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