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This involves the development of reading skills, where a learner reads a range of materials or signs in a range of settings. The written word may be replaced by pictures and objects of reference.

The student will also develop their writing skills essential for communicating in a range of contexts for personal or vocational purposes. Students acquire technical terms related to individual subjects that they are learning promoting the development of language skills.

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