Digital resources tagged with ‘values’

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Every digital resource on Screen Australia’s Digital Learning site is tagged with descriptive terms. This list shows the resources which are tagged with ‘values’.

An 'Australian Culture Capsule'  thumbnail

An 'Australian Culture Capsule'

A teacher at a call centre college in India takes students through some general knowledge about 'Downunder Australia'.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
An 'Operation Babylift' baby grows up thumbnail

An 'Operation Babylift' baby grows up

Shane Bolt is at Yallingup beach, Western Australia, and reflects on the good fortune of his life, family and culture.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
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Call centre ethics

Customer queries are often secretly diverted to Delhi call centres, where Indians are taught to speak and think like their American, British and Australian callers.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
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Call centres and cultural identity

The training program for employees at a call centre in India and the protocols and procedures they must follow.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Cane Cutters and Mateship thumbnail

Cane Cutters and Mateship

A group of men get together in a pub and form a cane - cutting gang. Five million tons of sugarcane have to be cut by hand in back breaking conditions in North Queensland.

NSW / Stage 6 HSC / Society and Culture / HSC Depth Study Work and Leisure
National / Year 9 & 10 / Australian History / Identity
Captain Cook - Cook Claims New South Wales thumbnail

Captain Cook - Cook Claims New South Wales

After spending some time observing an Aboriginal tribe, Cook commits the most controversial act of the voyage: he claims the entire east coast of New Holland for Britain, without permission from the local inhabitants.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Documentaries
National / Upper Primary / Indigenous Studies / Culture
Captain Cook - The Polynesian Tupaia Joins the Endeavour Voyage thumbnail

Captain Cook - The Polynesian Tupaia Joins the Endeavour Voyage

Cook takes on board an additional passenger, Polynesian priest and fellow navigator Tupaia. Tupaia shares his remarkable navigational skills, convinced that the notion of a great land mass is a European fantasy.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Representation
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Choosing who you want to be

The effects of Australia’s role in the mass adoption of Vietnamese babies during the fall of Saigon, Vietnam, in 1975.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
From Saigon to Perth - a Vietnam War orphan thumbnail

From Saigon to Perth - a Vietnam War orphan

Surfie Shane is at Yallingup beach in Western Australia where he lives. Shane was one of the babies adopted through the ‘Operation Babylift’ airlift from Saigon, Vietnam, in 1975.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Giovanni's Tile Business Grows thumbnail

Giovanni's Tile Business Grows

Well-paid but back-breaking sugarcane work in North Queensland provided the initial resources for Giovanni's business. He and his family went on to create a now highly- successful imported tile business.

NSW / Stage 6 HSC / Society and Culture / HSC Depth Study Work and Leisure
Helping Children in War-Torn Countries thumbnail

Helping Children in War-Torn Countries

Moira Kelly begs for funds from international charities to bring children from war-torn Albania to Australia for medical treatment. One of the children almost dies, but the results are worth the risks.

National / Upper Primary / Values Education / Care and Compassion
In a 21st century call centre, India. thumbnail

In a 21st century call centre, India.

In an Indian call centre, graduates, keen for employment, learn how to communicate globally with diverse clients from the USA, Australia and the UK.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
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Indigenous Health Workers

Indigenous people, particularly those from remote communities, fear seeking medical attention. Joan Winch, an Indigenous health professional, set up a health worker training college for Indigenous health workers.

National / Year 7 & 8 / Indigenous Studies / Culture
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Intercountry adoption and cultural identity

Shane Bolt was one of 281 children airlifted out of Saigon in April 1975 at the end of the Vietnam War and brought to Australia. He was adopted by a Western Australian family. Shane’s Australian mother, Frea, remembers how the family fought anti-Asian sentiment in Perth.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Kids are never yours forever – they're on loan thumbnail

Kids are never yours forever – they're on loan

The effects of Australia’s role in the mass adoption of Vietnamese babies during the fall of Saigon in Vietnam, in 1975.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Menzies' Forgotten People Speech thumbnail

Menzies' Forgotten People Speech

With the “Forgotten People” radio talks, Robert Menzies begins reaching out, pitching himself in more domestic, family friendly, homely terms.

National / Year 9 & 10 / Australian History / Australian Prime Ministers
Taslima Nasrin - Bangladeshi doctor, poet and refugee thumbnail

Taslima Nasrin - Bangladeshi doctor, poet and refugee

The Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasrin recounts her 1960s childhood and her awakening to women's oppression.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Taslima Nasrin - the price of freedom thumbnail

Taslima Nasrin - the price of freedom

Bangladeshi poet Taslima Nasrin reflects about her mother’s life and her own responsibility, through her writing, to changing the lives of women globally.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
The Sex Machine thumbnail

The Sex Machine

Hit the morality brakes - the Great Love Boiler is overheating on daytime soaps and underwear ads.

National / Year 11 & 12 / Media Studies / Media Language
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Trade Routes

Australian ‘prehistory’ is the time before written language was used to record information. Culture was passed from one group to another, and from one generation to the next, in oral form, ceremonial dance, and through rock and bark visual art.

National / Year 9 & 10 / Indigenous Studies / Identity
Two birthdays, two names and one child thumbnail

Two birthdays, two names and one child

The effects of Australia’s role in the mass adoption of Vietnamese babies during the fall of Saigon, Vietnam, in 1975.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
Two fathers, two mothers - one child thumbnail

Two fathers, two mothers - one child

The effects of Australia’s role in the mass adoption of Vietnamese babies during the fall of Saigon, Vietnam, in 1975.

National / Year 9 & 10 / English and Media Literacy / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / English and Media Literacy / Identity
National / Year 9 & 10 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia
National / Year 7 & 8 / Society and Environment / Engaging with Asia