Australia Geography

Australia Geography

Surface shape The geological subsurface of large parts of Australia was created in the ancient times. This old land mass of the Australian shield was part of the former great continent Gondwana. Since the disintegration of Gondwana in the Jura, the Australian plaice has drifted in a south-easterly direction and has since been an independent […]

Australia Education System

Australia Education System

According to itypeusa, Australian schools offer high quality education that is among the best in the world. The skills and interests of the students are optimally promoted by small classes, a favorable student-teacher relationship, comprehensive extracurricular support and excellent sporting and technical facilities. The structure of the education system is based on a three-stage model: […]

Australia Media

Australia Media

The term media can be broadly defined as any form of communication system that contributes to the information, entertainment or education of the members of a society. Language, writing, images and music as well as non-verbal modes of communication can be used. More specifically, the term media includes the press (newspapers, magazines), other print products […]

Discovery of Australia and New Zealand

Discovery of Australia and New Zealand

Australia is the last human part of the world to be discovered by European seafarers.¬†Until the modern age, when Asia, Africa and America were already known, the conviction persisted that somewhere in the southern hemisphere there had to be a large, unknown part of the world, which cartographers called Terra Australis Incognita in Latin. This […]

New Zealand Education System

New Zealand Education System

The New Zealand education system has an excellent reputation. The school model itself, which, like in Germany, consists of a primary school, secondary school and possibly university, is less progressive. Rather, it is the large selection of school subjects and the professional specialization even in adolescence that are considered innovative and modern. The school system […]

New Zealand History

New Zealand History

New Zealand was discovered late: between 750 and 1000 AD, today’s indigenous people, the Maori, settled the country. The Europeans, mostly British, didn’t follow suit until the 19th century. Native people The beginnings of settlement in New Zealand are still not entirely clear: were members of the now extinct Moriori tribe who first settled the […]

New Zealand Wars

New Zealand Wars

The last wars occurred in New Zealand in the mid-19th century, when Maoris and settlers fought in bloody disputes over land distribution. The remote country has also been involved in conflicts in other areas of the world. New Zealand soldiers participated in both world wars and fought on America’s side in the Vietnam War. Maori […]

New Zealand Culture

New Zealand Culture

New Zealand’s cultural life is vibrant, dynamic and full of energy. On the one hand, this is due to the interesting diversity of peoples who live together here. On the other hand, in the still young cultural history. Specifically New Zealand artists working on New Zealand themes and creating in New Zealand have only existed […]