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Year 10 Politics: Introduction to Politics

Introduction to Politics heading

Library Resources


What is democracy? (5 min). 


Democracy in Australia - An Introduction

Democracy in Australia: An Introduction (13 min). 

Australian Political System and Democracy


The Political Spectrum

The Political Scale (11 min). 

A teacher tutorial on left and right wing ideologies - their social, political, economic and military organisation, with examples plotting political figures on the scale. 


Political Spectrum (3 min). 

The Political Spectrum Explained in Four Minutes (4 min).

Note that the parties plotted on the spectrum are not Australian.