From training reform to training packages

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Author: Smith, Erica; Keating, Jack


This book is an updated version of 'Making sense of training reform and competency-based training' (TD/TNC 54.08), which was published in 1997 by the same authors and was intended to explain the vocational education and training (VET) sector to those involved in it, or about to enter it, as practitioners. The book examines the growth and change in the VET sector in terms of a number of tensions, including the interests of government and the interests of industry, the interests of the Commonwealth Government and those of the states, the interests of individuals and those of industry and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Assessment; Pathways; Teaching and learning; Skills and knowledge; Vocational education and training; Policy; Governance; Providers of education and training

Keywords: Recognition of prior learning; Training package; Skill development; Educational policy; Competence; Competency based training; Vocational teachers; Training policy; Education and training reform; Partnership in education and training; History

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Tuggerah, New South Wales: Social Science Press, 2003

Physical description: vi, 270 p.

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ISBN: 1876633638

Statement of responsibility: Erica Smith and Jack Keating

Resource type: Book

Document number: TD/TNC 74.47

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