Who Can Be Australian?
How do we decide who can be Australian? This module explores Australian government policies relating to immigration and citizenship since 1901. It has three activities.
- White Australia
In this activity you will explore the White Australia policy which was implemented in 1901. You will consider the legacy that this policy has had on Australia.
- The Citizenship Files
In this activity you will explore what Australian Citizenship means. You will do this by re-opening some cases from the past that relate to citizenship.
- A Heated Debate
In this activity you will look at the strongly held and often differing views that Australians have about immigration, citizenship and population polices today.