Vocational education policies in the Republic of Korea: past, present and future

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This research report provides an overview of the history of changes in vocational education in Korea's 70 years since independence. It considers, in-depth, the nation's major vocational education policies to determine their positive and negative impacts over time and predict how they will influence changes in vocational education in the near future. In doing so, it points to the direction and tasks for developing future policy in this area. Excerpt from publication. The chapters are: (1) Changes in vocational education over 70 years after independence; (2) Analysis of vocational...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Policy; Outcomes; Higher education; Providers of education and training; Participation; Statistics; Secondary education

Keywords: History; Education and training system; Education and training reform

Geographic subjects: Korea (South); Asia

Published: Seoul, South Korea: KRIVET, 2017

Physical description: vi, 222 p.

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ISBN: 9791133952359

Statement of responsibility: Edited by Lee Yong-soon; written by Park Dong-yeol, Lee Mu-keun and Ma Sang-jin

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 131.61

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