Job-ready graduates: higher education reform package 2020


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Australia. Department of Education, Skills and Employment


This package aims to provide more opportunities for people to gain the qualifications they will require for the jobs of the future. The package focuses the public investment in higher education on national priorities and ensures the system delivers for students, industry and the community. The changes aim to deliver more job-ready graduates in the disciplines and regions where they are needed most and help drive the nation's economic recovery from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The package is built on five key principles: (1) Labour demands are rapidly evolving and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Higher education; Skills and knowledge; Tertiary education; Students; Employment; Qualifications

Keywords: Education and training reform; Employability; Funding; Equal opportunity; Regional; Remote; Graduates; Qualifications framework; Education industry relationship; Economic implication; Unemployment

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory]: Department of Education, Skills and Employment, 2020

Physical description: 37 p.

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Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 140.481

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