The changing nature and role of vocational education and training in Europe: volume 6: vocationally oriented education and training at higher education levels: expansion and diversification in European countries


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European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop)


This research paper is the fifth in a series produced as part of the Cedefop project 'The changing nature and role of VET (2016-18)'. Based on analysis of developments over the past two decades (1995-2015), the report provides important insights into developments and change processes related to vocationally oriented education and training at higher levels (levels 5 to 8 of the European qualifications framework). Building on detailed national case studies, the report demonstrates the expansion and diversification of vocationally oriented education and training offered at higher levels in...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Governance; Qualifications; Vocational education and training; Higher education; Pathways

Keywords: Case study; Trend; Future; European Union; Cross sectoral education; Education and training system; Funding; Student teacher relationship; Teachers; Pedagogics

Geographic subjects: Austria; Finland; France; Germany; Italy; Netherlands; Norway; England; Great Britain; Europe

Published: Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2019

Physical description: 156 p. (report) + 7 case studies

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ISBN: 9789289628570 (pdf); 9789289628563 (epub)

ISSN: 1831-5860 (print), 1831-5860 (epub)

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 135.732

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