Subject details

This is an intermediate degree in Indonesian language that expands your social proficiency while deepening understanding of Indonesian morphology, especially word formation through affixes. Aspects of Indonesian culture provide opportunities for discussion on comparisons with Western cultural norms and change in both societies.

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. use and create 'ber', 'me' and 'meN-kan' verbs
  2. use classifiers such as 'seorang', 'seekor ', 'sebuah'
  3. apply duplication words
  4. form nouns from verbal roots
  5. apply the suffix 'nya' and the particle 'nya '
  6. use conjunctions and 'Makin lama makin ... '
  7. recall various leisure activities and make arrangements to do something.
  • Topics

    • Orang ketiga text and related learning activities
    • Berbahaya text and related learning activities
    • Ada acara? with related learning activities
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

      • Audio/Video conferencing
    • Online Materials

      • Online Assessment
      • Printable format materials
      • Resources and Links
    • Other Materials

      • CD ROM

Entry Requirements

You are recommended to have completed the following subjects(s) or have equivalent knowledge before starting this unit:

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject builds on the proficiency level achieved in IND11 and IND12. Students are guided to a higher level of command of the language in speaking, reading, writing and listening to Indonesian language in both formal and informal registers. The interpenetration of language and culture in introduced through readings and dialogues constructed around real-world situations requiring socio-cultural skills in addition to survival skills introduced in the first year of study.

  • written and oral (35%)
  • written and oral (40%)
  • written and oral (25%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject.

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