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Deakin University currently offers three languages vitally important to Australia: Arabic, Chinese and Indonesian.
Pathways to Study a Language
You can study a language as a major or an elective towards your degree. Alternatively, you could consider enrolling in a Diploma of Language part-time, as a stand-alone award, see www.deakin.edu.au/arts-ed/shss/courses/undergrad/language for further information.
Arabic is the national language of: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen
Indonesian and Malay, of which Indonesian is a dialect, are the national languages of Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore
Chinese is the official language of: China, Taiwan and Singapore