Language at twelve (TEFC)

Australia, 1976

Film
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Episode of Series “Watch Your Language”.
Intended primarily to emphasise the diversity and complexity of language in the life of a 12-year-old. This film focuses on two 12-year-olds who are involved in a school language project. Shows their interaction with a sufficient number of significant people in their lives for us to gain an impression of how the demands upon their speech shift. Suitable for upper secondary level.

Credits

production company

Film Australia

producer

Tom Manefield

director
Duration

00:29:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1976

Appears in

Watch Your Language

Group of items

Watch Your Language

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

005991

Language

English

Subject categories

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Communication

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Children - Language

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Education of children

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Language and languages

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Language and languages - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Learning

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Linguistics

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Speech

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Children - Language

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Education of children

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Children - Language

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Speech

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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