Buongiorno Italia
24:31

Buongiorno Italia: E Per Finere

Season 1 Episode 20 ABC June 17, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A final look at places visited & some of the people spoken to throughout the series. Also a trip via the 12th century town of baschi & the Tiber valley, to Todi, one of the ...

A final look at places visited & some of the people spoken to throughout the series. Also a trip via the 12th century town of baschi & the Tiber valley, to Todi, one of the loveliest medieval towns in Italy where they make reproduction antique furniture.

Buongiorno Italia
24:32

Buongiorno Italia: Parliamo Un Po

Season 1 Episode 19 ABC June 10, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A tour through typical Etruscan country in southern Tuscany & northern Latium takes us to Sorano, Bolsena & Volsinii, & to Civita di Bagnoregio, a tiny cathedral town perched ...

A tour through typical Etruscan country in southern Tuscany & northern Latium takes us to Sorano, Bolsena & Volsinii, & to Civita di Bagnoregio, a tiny cathedral town perched upon a continuously eroding rock.

Buongiorno Italia
24:33

Buongiorno Italia: Quanto Costa

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 18, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
About buying things, asking the price and how much it all comes to. Some numbers, quantities.

About buying things, asking the price and how much it all comes to. Some numbers, quantities.

Buongiorno Italia
24:33

Buongiorno Italia: Buono Buonissimo

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC February 25, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
How to say you like something, like the look of it, the taste of it or say that its a bit expensive. Asking people about what they do for a living and if they like their work

How to say you like something, like the look of it, the taste of it or say that its a bit expensive. Asking people about what they do for a living and if they like their work

Buongiorno Italia
24:37

Buongiorno Italia: Mi Puo Dare Un Numero

Season 1 Episode 12 ABC April 22, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
How to ask someone if they can do something for you : give you a discount, change money, check the oil.

How to ask someone if they can do something for you : give you a discount, change money, check the oil.

Buongiorno Italia
24:38

Buongiorno Italia: Cosa Prendiamo

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC April 1, 1991

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
About eating out and ordering a meal for yourself and others

About eating out and ordering a meal for yourself and others

Downunder Grads
25:06

Downunder Grads: In The Mix

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 12, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As the university year starts for students around the country, SBS Television shows what they can expect in Downunder Grads - a snapshot of tertiary life through the eyes of ...

As the university year starts for students around the country, SBS Television shows what they can expect in Downunder Grads - a snapshot of tertiary life through the eyes of 11 students. In poignant individual stories, Downunder Grads takes viewers from househunting to sleep deprivation and from affairs of the heart to telling parents final assessment results. In 2006 a group of new students were filmed during their first year at university. Downunder Grads tells the story of how going to university changed their lives.

Downunder Grads
25:09

Downunder Grads: Two Worlds Collide

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS December 3, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Indonesian scholarship recipients Nita and Muhammad must drastically alter their lives to take up the opportunity to study in Australia. As AUSAID scholarship students, they ...

Indonesian scholarship recipients Nita and Muhammad must drastically alter their lives to take up the opportunity to study in Australia. As AUSAID scholarship students, they are returning to study after being in the workforce. In addition to culture shock, they also have to deal with separation from their families.

Downunder Grads
25:10

Downunder Grads: Testing Times

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 26, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
First year students have more than just their university studies to manage as they'll do whatever it takes to get the edge over their competition. For Toby, attempting a ...

First year students have more than just their university studies to manage as they'll do whatever it takes to get the edge over their competition. For Toby, attempting a triple degree while maintaining his political party commitments are part of his life plan. Japanese masters student Tsuyoshi is initially over the moon to be in Australia, but soon finds the whole experience overwhelming. And full-fee paying international student, Alejandra, feels one step behind her local classmates as she contemplates failure, disgrace or the loss of her family's dream for a better life for her through education.

Downunder Grads
25:10

Downunder Grads: The Big Squeeze

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 19, 2009

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The massive protests of the 1970s are gone, but university life is still a roller-coaster ride and students are more concerned about what they are going to do when they leave. ...

The massive protests of the 1970s are gone, but university life is still a roller-coaster ride and students are more concerned about what they are going to do when they leave. Set against the backdrop of changing university life and student aspirations, this episode revolves around funding, which has become a major issue for both universities and students. Just how does it affect today's staff and students?

Lockie Leonard
28:57

Lockie Leonard: X Marks the Dot

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC October 24, 2013

English

Literature

Literacy

Health and PE

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Thanks to Phillip, breaking news about Lockie and Dot is spreading across Angelus like wildfire. Lockie is mortified.

Thanks to Phillip, breaking news about Lockie and Dot is spreading across Angelus like wildfire. Lockie is mortified.

Too Poor For Posh School
46:28

Too Poor For Posh School

ABC June 11, 2013

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Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow 11 short-listed candidates who compete for an education at one of the most prestigious schools on the planet.

Follow 11 short-listed candidates who compete for an education at one of the most prestigious schools on the planet.

Beatrix Potter: Patricia Routledge
46:54

Beatrix Potter: Patricia Routledge

FOXTEL Arts November 21, 2016

English

Literature

EALD

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
National treasure Patricia Routledge takes us on a journey into the fascinating story of one of the world's greatest artists, authors and farmers! Internationally loved and ...

National treasure Patricia Routledge takes us on a journey into the fascinating story of one of the world's greatest artists, authors and farmers! Internationally loved and admired, Patricia is the Patron of the Beatrix Potter Society and is a passionate expert about Beatrix Potter. Join Patricia on a visual feast featuring the stunning landscapes of Cumbria and a close up look at the remarkable art created by one of the greatest illustrators in the world. Delve into Potter's journal that she began writing at only 15 and discover the fascinating code she developed - it was not cracked until 8 years after her death! And explore the farming legacy Beatrix left behind, enabling many Cumbrian farmers to continue making a living. Authored with passion, perhaps even obsession, this charming and fascinating programme, tells the definitive and most comprehensive story of Beatrix Potter; a practical, formidable, remarkable woman.

Destination Australia
51:43

Destination Australia: A Family Divided

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 21, 2010

Personal and social capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Every year, the Australian Government issues 6,000 visas to refugees from war torn lands. Since the Second World War, 675,000 refugees have been accepted by Australia and a ...

Every year, the Australian Government issues 6,000 visas to refugees from war torn lands. Since the Second World War, 675,000 refugees have been accepted by Australia and a million Australians today are descended from these arrivals. Destination Australia explores what it is like to be a refugee, to leave your country of birth, family and friends, usually under duress, and make a new home in Australia.

Destination Australia
51:58

Destination Australia: The Graduate From Sudan

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS October 28, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Victoria Achut battled her way through medical school and escaped a civil war in Sudan, but her biggest struggle yet has been re-starting life in the 'lucky country' with ...

Victoria Achut battled her way through medical school and escaped a civil war in Sudan, but her biggest struggle yet has been re-starting life in the 'lucky country' with three small children, an absent husband and mounting bills. Determined to become a doctor in Australia, she finally secures an internship at a hospital, just as a series of crises threaten to ruin her career plans, disrupt her children's lives and put her at loggerheads with her husband.

Destination Australia
51:59

Destination Australia: Bridge Between Two Worlds

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 25, 2014

Personal and social capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An intimate portrait of the struggles and triumphs of three refugee children, Filimon, Martin and Mujtaba, as they prepare to leave the safety of an intensive English language ...

An intimate portrait of the struggles and triumphs of three refugee children, Filimon, Martin and Mujtaba, as they prepare to leave the safety of an intensive English language primary school and take their first tentative steps into mainstream Australian society.

Frankenstein and the Vampyre
52:04

Frankenstein and the Vampyre

FOXTEL Arts December 21, 2016

English

Literature

Media arts

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
A fascinating exploration of one of the most significant moments in gothic history - the night when Mary Shelley, Lord Byron and their cohorts gathered together at Lake Geneva ...

A fascinating exploration of one of the most significant moments in gothic history - the night when Mary Shelley, Lord Byron and their cohorts gathered together at Lake Geneva to tell ghost stories. The night when Frankenstein and the modern vampire were born. All those involved in the events of the summer of 1816 wrote about their life-changing stay in Switzerland. This dramatised documentary is based on their letters, journals and diaries. The film also draws on British Library manuscripts and archive, and brings together a stellar cast of gothic, horror and science fiction writers, including Neil Gaiman, Charlaine Harris and Margaret Atwood, to discuss why one single night had such a significant impact on our culture.

Destination Australia
52:24

Destination Australia: Bittersweet Freedom

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 19, 2010

Personal and social capability

Literacy

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
After Rashiq's father fled Iran, he was held in detention in Australia for six years. It then took another three years for the family to be granted visas. Rashiq, being the ...

After Rashiq's father fled Iran, he was held in detention in Australia for six years. It then took another three years for the family to be granted visas. Rashiq, being the oldest of four children bore much of the responsibility of raising the family during the separation from his father. Now as a teenager, recently arrived in Australia, he is determined to define and live a freedom that he has been unable to experience before.