History of Religious Belief in Australia Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the change in religious beliefs in Australia during the 20th century. They will develop an awareness of the key people, events, and concepts associated with this event. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from research options and viewing options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Internet research

Download a copy of the worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Option 2: Watch video

Step 1: Download a copy of the viewing questions worksheet:

Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the documentary below: 


The Making of Modern Australia: The Australian Soul. (2009). Essential Media & Entertainment/Hoodlum Entertainment.


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