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Australian Women in War

DVA Education Resource

Australian Women in War 2008

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second Worl...

This educational resource provides teachers and students with self-contained classroom ready activities and teaching strategies to investigate the roles and experiences...

Australian Women in War

Tags: Primary, Secondary, Boer War (1899 – 1902), First World War (1914 – 1918), Second World War (1939 – 1945), British Commonwealth Occupation Force (1945 – 1952), Korean War (1950 – 1953), Vietnam War (1962 – 1975), Peacekeeping Operations (1947 – On going), Education Resource

This educational resource provides teachers and students with self-contained classroom ready activities and teaching strategies to investigate the roles and experiences of Australian women during more than a century of wars, conflicts and peace operations.

It highlights the roles of wimen since 1899 in the services and their home front experiences. The resource includes an introductory DVD and a CD ROM with ten interactive classroom activities.

Complete Women in War publication

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Introduction for Teachers

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Unit 1 - Australian Women in the Second South African Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902)

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Unit 2 - Australian Women in World War I (1914-1918)

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Unit 3 - Australian Women in World War II (1939-1945)

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Unit 4 - Australian Women in British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) and the Korean War (1946-1953)

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Unit 5 - Australian Women in the Vietnam War (1962-1973)

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Unit 6 - Australian Women in the Australian Defence Force and in Peace Operations (1947 – Today)

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Unit 7 - Australian Women and Commemoration

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