Learning for jobs: OECD reviews of vocational education and training: Australia

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Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Abstract:

For OECD member countries, high-level workplace skills are considered a key means of supporting economic growth. Systems of vocational education and training (VET) are now under intensive scrutiny to determine if they can deliver the skills required. Learning for Jobs is an OECD study of vocational education and training designed to help countries make their VET systems more responsive to labour market needs. It will expand the evidence base, identify a set of policy options and develop tools to appraise VET policy initiatives. The Australian VET system has many strengths including...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Apprenticeship; Research; Skills and knowledge; Policy; Governance

Keywords: Comparative analysis; Research project; Competence; Policy analysis; Education and training system

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Paris, France: OECD, 2008

Physical description: 59 p.

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Also called: Hoeckel, Kathrin; Field, Simon; Justesen, Troy R; Kim, Moonhee

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 94.516

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