In recent lessons we have started to look at how stratification exists in Australian society. This is the idea that people are placed into different social categories within a hierarchy. Stratification is about class, status and power.
The following PowerPoint is part 1 of our stratification unit. Part 2 will focus on how the family and the education institutions create and maintain stratification.
Stratification family and education Part 1 (PowerPoint)
How social class operates in Australia:
Class in Australia (Research on class)