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Unit 4
Your National Capital

National Perceptions

Setting the scene

Canberra's history is relatively short. The National Capital has evolved over an eighty year period; you could consider it as one person's lifetime. Australia is a young nation whose people are rich in culture and who, together, create a unique and distinct society.

Canberra, as the National Capital of Australia, is the symbolic home for all Australians. It has an identity of which we should be proud - but are we?

What to do

Be creative

Design a global tourism promotion for Australia's National Capital.

Take an innovative approach and use a computer to create an interactive multimedia design.

Remember, your audience has a limited understanding of Australia's National Capital and, more than likely, has not visited Canberra in the last ten years.

Your goal is to: