Responsibility to family and to community
7:01

Responsibility to family and to community

Clip from Mabo

Civics and Citizenship

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11-12
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Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous ...

Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous person. Eddie reminds her of the injustices she faces every day and the satisfaction of resisting the status quo. Archival footage shows the beginning of the resistance, the government's response and instances segregation. Koiki 'Eddie' Mabo becomes a person of interest. Later, a university professor sees Eddie in the librar

The debate over the death penalty
3:42

The debate over the death penalty

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the ...

Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the debate sprang up again as to whether or not this is an effective and ethical form of punishment. Hear both sides of the debate of this polarizing issue.

Roman law in ancient Rome
1:57

Roman law in ancient Rome

Clip from The Time Compass

Civics and citizenship

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Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Why did the Roman empire fall?
2:30

Why did the Roman empire fall?

Clip from The Time Compass

Civics and citizenship

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This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

Campaigning to ban plastic bags
3:55

Campaigning to ban plastic bags

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for ...

Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for the environment and how she has campaigned to stop shops using them.

Revamping the classification system
3:11

Revamping the classification system

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Reporter Emma Davis explains what the different classification labels mean, why online streaming services classify their own content, and the Australian Council for Children ...

Reporter Emma Davis explains what the different classification labels mean, why online streaming services classify their own content, and the Australian Council for Children and the Media's suggestion that a new system should be introduced.

rosemary laing reminisces on the passing of the mabo bill
1:51

rosemary laing reminisces on the passing of the mabo bill

Clip from The House With Annabel Crabb

Civics and citizenship

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This video has closed captioning
A junior clerk of the Senate at the time, Rosemary Laing reminisces on the passing of the Mabo bill.

A junior clerk of the Senate at the time, Rosemary Laing reminisces on the passing of the Mabo bill.

Training police dogs
3:42

Training police dogs

Clip from Totally Wild

Civics and citizenship

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This video has closed captioning
Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

Catherine The Great
48:24

Catherine The Great

ABC July 23, 2006

History

Civics and citizenship

7-8
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
One of history's most powerful women; she was fearless in war and passionately in love. Catherine The Great tells her compelling story.

One of history's most powerful women; she was fearless in war and passionately in love. Catherine The Great tells her compelling story.

Ancient Warriors
24:43

Ancient Warriors: The Macedonians

The History Channel February 16, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the ...

The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the world had ever seen.

Ancient Warriors
24:40

Ancient Warriors: The Spartans

The History Channel February 20, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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A Spartan infant deemed to be weak, would be thrown off a cliff; a school boy's only clothing was a blanket. The Spartans still epitomise tough military discipline.

A Spartan infant deemed to be weak, would be thrown off a cliff; a school boy's only clothing was a blanket. The Spartans still epitomise tough military discipline.

Ancient Warriors
24:55

Ancient Warriors: The Janissaries - An Army Of Slaves

The History Channel February 23, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Janissaries were renowned in the Ottoman Empire for their military skill and loyalty to the sultan. They were respected by Muslims, dreaded by Christians and surpassed by ...

The Janissaries were renowned in the Ottoman Empire for their military skill and loyalty to the sultan. They were respected by Muslims, dreaded by Christians and surpassed by no one.

Ancient Warriors
24:54

Ancient Warriors: The Huns

The History Channel March 2, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
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They swept across the plains of Europe from the East, an unknown tribe from an unknown land. The conquered peoples of Europe believed the Huns were Horsemen of the Apocalypse.

They swept across the plains of Europe from the East, an unknown tribe from an unknown land. The conquered peoples of Europe believed the Huns were Horsemen of the Apocalypse.

Ancient Warriors
24:53

Ancient Warriors: Shaolin Masters Of Kung Fu

The History Channel March 16, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the ...

The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the world had ever seen.

Ancient Warriors
21:46

Ancient Warriors: The Highlanders

The History Channel March 30, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
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Ancient Warriors
22:03

Ancient Warriors: The Normans

The History Channel April 3, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Descendants of the Vikings, the Normans were one of the most successful warrior groups of the Middle Ages, conquering the French coast and England.

Descendants of the Vikings, the Normans were one of the most successful warrior groups of the Middle Ages, conquering the French coast and England.

Ancient Warriors
21:47

Ancient Warriors: The Zulus

The History Channel April 6, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ancient Warriors
24:47

Ancient Warriors: Sioux - The Warriors Of The Plains

The History Channel April 24, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance