Secondary College of Languages

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Telephone02 7814 2115


Start your enrolment with Secondary College of Languages by reading through the Enrolment Booklet. Once you are ready, download and complete the enrolment application form and required appendices. 

Enrolment Information and forms

Completed application form and supporting documents should be forwarded to by the weekday school.



Students seeking to enrol at the Secondary College of Languages must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. The student must be enrolled with a public school or other educational provider (including a non-government school or TAFE college) at the time of study.
  2. The language requested must be the student’s heritage/background community language.
  3. The language course requested must not be available for study at the student’s weekday school.

Students seeking to enrol in [Language] in Context courses must also satisfy NESA’s eligibility requirements that the student must not have had any formal education in a school where the language of the course requested is the medium of instruction beyond the year in which the student turns 10 years of age (typically Year 4 or 5 of primary education). 

Speakers of dialects and variants of a language (e.g. Hokkien, Cantonese, Shanghainese) are considered to be speakers of the standard language (e.g. Mandarin). 

Prospective students are encouraged to visit the NESA website to read more and access case studies.