ERIC Number: ED473177
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
The Governance of Australia. Civics and Citizenship Learning Circle Kit.
This kit, the first of four learning circles on civics and citizenship, addresses a series of broad issues about the way in which Australia is governed. Introductory materials include a synopsis of the six sessions; lists of 51 references, 29 Internet sites, and 13 videos and CDs; glossary; and list of 19 resource materials. Session guides are provided for six sessions: Our Group--Our Government; The Australian Constitution: Basis for Stability or Constraint to Change; Parliament--The Legislative Branch of Government; The Executive Government: Representative Leaders or Elected Dictators?; The High Court of Australia; and An Australian Republic? Components of each session guide include some or all of the following: an introduction that outlines the objective and aims; lists of suggested activities in the session; background documents provided; list of resources; suggested activities with discussion; optional extra activities; case studies highlighted in block format; and the background documents. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Civics, Court Role, Democracy, Developed Nations, Federal Government, Foreign Countries, Governance, Government Role, Governmental Structure, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Legislation
Adult Learning Australia, PO Box 308, Jamison Centre, ACT 2614 (Kit: $27 Australian; CD-ROM: $10 Australian). E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ala.asn.au.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Australian Dept. of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs, Canberra.
Authoring Institution: Adult Learning Australia, Inc., Jamison.
Identifiers - Location: Australia