3S14 The Origins and Content of the Australian Constitution and as it Pertains to Aboriginals

Tutor/Facilitator Colin Macleod

When
Date: on/from Wed 10 Mar 2021 to Wed 31 Mar 2021
Frequency: Weekly Term 1
Class time: 10:00-11:30

Other information

This course will cover:

  • The historical context in British history
  • The development of Colonial constitutions
  • The move to Federation
  • The Constitution itself
  • The way the Constitution provided for Aborigines and the legislation that resulted, eg Mabo

TUTOR: Colin is a former Judge and retired Magistrate. He is a former Northern Territory Patrol Officer and Aboriginal Welfare Officer 1955-1958, and has studied anthropology. He is also a former South Melbourne councillor.