Apprenticeship: I wasn't made to be a secretary

Australia, 1981

Film
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Girls who have chosen to serve apprenticeships in such areas as stonemasonry, automotive mechanics and painting discuss why they decided on these traditionally male dominated stress. Suitable for secondary level.

Credits

director

David Haythornthwaite

producer

Elisabeth Knight

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:13:57:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32417

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Apprentices

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Employment attitudes

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Work - Australia

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Work environment

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Employment

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women's rights

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Women's rights

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Choice (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Stereotype (Psychology)

History → Women's rights

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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