ABORIGINAL STUDIES YEAR 11
Task 1 – 20 marks
Map of Indigenous Australia
1. Locate your local community on the AIATSIS map of Indigenous Australia.
( information is provided on the AIATSIS website.) Write down the name of the Aboriginal language/s and/or group/s for your community.
2. What is your reaction to seeing the Australian continent divided in this way? What does the map reveal about Aboriginal people in Australia, and their language, culture and heritage? In what ways does the map present an alternative vision of Australian national identity? Write approximately 200-300 words