Building Intercultural Understanding in Your School

Learning Focus
Quality Teaching
Start Date
10 Aug, 2021
Enrol by
27 Jul, 2021
Program Description

Would you like your learners to develop empathy, respect and awareness of others?

This workshop will focus on building intercultural understanding in your school by:

  • considering the special qualities and needs within your school context
  • unpacking the Australian Curriculum Intercultural Understanding general capability
  • embedding the Intercultural Understanding general capability into learning opportunities and environments

Non-DoE Enrolments – To enrol in this program please complete the External Enrolment Form.

Program Outcomes

As a result of engaging in this program, participants will:

  • Know how to use the general capability continuum to inform building Intercultural Understanding in their school
  • Understand that a strong and respectful school culture is enabled by developing greater Intercultural Understanding
  • Create purposeful intercultural understanding learning opportunities for their context
  • Build a community to collaborate, share ideas, problem solve and celebrate with colleagues across the state
Australian Professional Standards


  • Standard 2 – Know content and how to teach it
  • Standard 3 – Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning


  • Leading improvement, innovation and change
Location, Date & Time

Day 1 Program – 9:00am – 3:30pm

South – Sustainability Learning Centre

  • Tuesday 10 August 2021

West Coast – paranaple convention centre

  • Tuesday 17 August 2021