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Curipod generated lesson: "labour market". #8-10

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In a few words, describe the current labour market?
2. Slide
60 seconds
The labour market is where people look for jobs and employers look for workers. It is made up of the demand for and supply of labour, which are influenced by economic, social and political factors. It affects wages, working conditions and job availability.
Labour Market
3. Slide
60 seconds
Labour Market: a market where employers and employees interact to find suitable job opportunities and negotiate wages. Unemployment Rate: the percentage of unemployed workers in the labour market. Labour Force: all people who are employed or looking for employment.
4. Poll
60 seconds
What is the term used to describe the total number of people who are employed and unemployed in a country?
  • Workforce
  • Job market
  • Labor force
5. Open question
300 seconds
What is the current state of the labour market?
6. Open question
300 seconds
What are the different types of job opportunities available in the labour market?
7. Slide
60 seconds
Generally a competitive market with a high rate of employment. The most in-demand jobs are in healthcare, information & communications technology, and scientific research. Employment opportunities are often dependent on levels of education and experience.
Labour Market in Australia
8. Slide
60 seconds
Labour Market: the market in which workers compete for jobs and employers compete for workers. Unemployment Rate: The percentage of people in the labour force who are without work but available for and seeking employment. Gross Domestic Product (GDP): The total value of all goods and services produced in a country over a period of time.
9. Drawings
450 seconds
Brain break: Draw a dancing rainbow flamingo on roller skates
10. Word cloud
120 seconds
In Australia, what is the unemployment rate?
11. Poll
60 seconds
What do you think is the most important issue facing the Australian labour market right now?
  • Unemployment rate
  • Youth employment
  • Skills shortage
  • Gender pay gap
12. Slide
60 seconds
Despite the downturn in the overall labour market in Australia, the number of jobs in the tech sector has grown significantly over the past decade. In 2020, the Australian labour market was one of the most resilient in the world, with the number of people employed increasing throughout the year. Australia has one of the lowest rates of unionization in the world, with only 8.7% of the labour force belonging to a union in 2020.
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13. Open question
300 seconds
What are the key drivers of labour market change in Australia?
14. Open question
300 seconds
What challenges do Australian employers face in the labour market?
15. Personalised Feedback
360 seconds
What factors influence the demand and supply of labor in the Australian market?
16. Open question
300 seconds
How has the labour market affected your local community?
17. Open question
300 seconds
What skills do you think are important for a successful career in the Australian labour market?
18. Poll
60 seconds
Which of the following is an example of a demand-side factor affecting the labor market?
  • Skills and qualifications
  • Technological advancements
  • Economic growth
19. Poll
60 seconds
What is the term for a situation where there are more job seekers than available job openings?
  • Unemployment
  • Inflation
  • Labor shortage
20. Poll
60 seconds
Which of the following factors could result in an increase in labor supply?
  • Decrease in minimum wage
  • Population growth
  • Automation
21. Poll
60 seconds
What does GDP stand for?
  • Gross Domestic Product
  • Government Department Plan
  • General Development Program
22. Open question
180 seconds
Work together in pairs: What are the potential impacts on the labour market of an ageing population?

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