Overview: Australia as a Nation

What were the changing features of the movements of people from 1750-1918?

This Australian Curriculum linked program will investigate the history of Australia with particular reference to the Making of  Nation: Australia 1750 – 1918.

  • What were the changing features of the movements of people from 1750-1918?
  • How did new ideas and technological developments contribute to change in this period?
  • What was the origin, development, significance and long-term impact of imperialism in this period?
  • What was the significance of World War 1?Australian Curriculum links

Making a nation

  • The extension of settlement, including the effects of contact (intended and unintended) between European settlers in Australia and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ACDSEH020)
  • Experiences of non-Europeans in Australia prior to the 1900s (such as the Japanese, Chinese, South Sea Islanders, Afghans) (ACDSEH089)
  • Living and working conditions in Australia around the turn of the twentieth century (that is 1900) (ACDSEH090)

Term 1, 2, 3 and 4

Year 6

Fees

60 minute program: $5.00/ equity $2.00
Bookings are essential, please call 8207 7580

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As corona virus restrictions begin to ease the full range of programs listed here may not be available as we take steps help keep you and other  visitors COVIDSafe. Please continue to contact us with education inquiries and stay in touch to find out about our digital education programs as they develop.