• Offered by School of Culture History and Language
  • ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
  • Classification Specialist
  • Course subject Indonesian
  • Areas of interest Asian Languages
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Nenen Ilahi
  • Mode of delivery Online or In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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Students read and listen to texts on a variety of social / cultural topics and discuss a wide range of social/ cultural issues. They develop their writing ability by translating modified English texts into Indonesian, and develop their understanding of grammar points through written and spoken exercises.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills at a Lower Intermediate level of Indonesian to:

1. Use an active vocabulary of around 1200 items.
2. Recognise and produce phrase and sentence structures that enable them to converse and write passages on a range of non-technical topics, and to read short authentic non-technical texts with the aid of substantial vocabulary lists.
3. Converse and write in contexts such as discussion of cultural diversity, personal relationships, employment, education, human rights, and religion.
4. Demonstrate a cultural understanding of Indonesian perceptions and practices regarding such topics as: ethnic diversity and national unity, boss-worker relationships and informal employment, learning styles, protection of basic human rights, and religious beliefs.

Other Information

Equivalent CEFR B1; ACTFL intermediate mid

This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.

Indicative Assessment

Reading tests x 2: 20% (LOs 1,2,4)

Oral tests x 2: 35% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

Grammar tests x 2: 15% (LOs 1,2)

Translation tests x 2: 20% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

Class performance : 10% (LOs 1,2,3,4)

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Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course, students must have completed INDN6103 or INDN6106. This course is incompatible with INDN2002, INDN2004, and INDN6204.

Prescribed Texts

The course textbook will be available in electronic format on the course Wattle site.



Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $3180
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4860
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2244 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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