Auslan is the sign language of the Australian Deaf community. It is offered as a language program pathway for all primary and secondary school students. The College is proud to offer Auslan as a VCE subject.

Chinese Mandarin

Students from Year 7 & 8 participate in the Chinese Language program as a core subject. From Year 9 Chinese Mandarin is an elective subject. Charles La Trobe College is a ‘Confucius Classroom’ as part of the ‘Confucius Institute’ at La Trobe University. All students are offered the opportunity to travel to China as part of the language program.