Sector 3: Moiety

In this sector you will explore Moiety and the impact of Moiety on Aboriginal Kinship systems. You will understand the difference between Kinship systems and the importance of matrilineal and patrilineal family lines.

Further learning

Questions which may arise through Kinship presentation

  • Think of other cultures that have a Moiety structure.
  • Relate to prior knowledge or think why or if this approach is in another form in their culture

Community narrative themes and connection to Kinship issues

  • Inheritance of relationships with Kinship systems.
  • Foundations for Kinship systems and connections to the environment.
  • Relation to land and how this is created.
  • Family relationships in contemporary societies.

Additional resources