Work studies / Year 9 and 10 / Option 4: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and work

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Investigate the impact of a significant work-related event on employment and work opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (ACWOP051)

Elaborations
  • using sources of online information, written text, audio-visual, and other data research tools and outlining the context of the work-related event; for example, the Wave Hill Strike in the Northern Territory or the Stolen Wages and Savings reparations case in Queensland
  • analysing any positive and unintended consequences of the event and its impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment and community wellbeing
  • identifying ongoing challenges faced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in work and the strategies designed to overcome them
General capabilities
  • Literacy Literacy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
Cross-curriculum priorities
ScOT terms

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples,  Work (Labour)

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