Law and policy in vocational education and training: a contemporary survey


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Author: Mitchell, Richard; Robertson, Ian; Shorten, Ann


This research project arose from the view that neither labour law nor education law has given very much attention to the legal structure and incidents of vocational education and training (VET) in Australia. Its central objective is to provide a systematic classification, examination and evaluation of the law relating to the provision of VET in Australia. This central objective was broken down into specific objectives. The first of these specific objectives was to classify the body of law. The second was to describe and examine the most important aspects of VET policy. The third was to...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Labour market; Governance; Policy

Keywords: Law; Regulation; Government policy; Educational policy; Legal aspect; Training policy

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 1999

Physical description: vi, 271 p.

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ISBN: 0873975294

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 58.08

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