Vocational streams: linking qualifications and the labour market

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This webinar will provide an overview of the main findings arising from the research program 'Vocations: the link between post-compulsory education and the labour market'. The research proposes that vocational streams provide a framework for creating better connections between qualifications and jobs. It also suggests that they can create more adaptable individuals by instilling the basic knowledge required for a number of jobs within a broad vocational field of practice, rather than specific jobs. This has the potential to prepare graduates to adapt to rapidly changing conditions in...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Higher education; Labour market; Employment; Qualifications; Outcomes; Policy; Providers of education and training; Students; Research; Skills and knowledge; Career development

Keywords: Graduates; Skill development

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2015

Physical description: webinar (60 min.)

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https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/7291280887134842370

Related items: TD/TNC 120.11; TD/TNC 120.02

Statement of responsibility: Presenter: John Buchanan; chair: Jodieann Dawe; discussants: Andrew Dettmer and Rod Camm

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This webinar was held on 23 September 2015.
'Vocations: the link between post-compulsory education and the labour market: summaries' is indexed at TD/TNC 120.11.
'Linking qualifications and the labour market through capabilities and vocational streams' is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 120.02.

Resource type: Audiovisual

Call number: TD/TNC 121.696

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