Students will be required to discuss their essay plan with the tutor in this tutorial. Students should prepare a one-page set of notes that address the following to use in the discussion. The tutor will conduct a class discussion and be available for consultation about your essay plan.
Presentation Topic: What role have large employers and peak associations played in driving changes to Australia’s industrial relations system? Is the term ‘employer militancy’ an appropriate description of this role?
Chapter 3 ‘Employer Representation’ in Alexander, R., Lewer, J., and Gahan, P. (2008) Understanding Australian Industrial Relations, Thomson, Melbourne. [course materials online]