Personality, career decision self-efficacy and career choices commitment process among post-secondary vocational education and training (VET) students in Hong Kong

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Author: Lam, Wai Keung Wallace


Youths are the future leaders of society and they will strive for the betterment and advancement of the society. Career choices among young people have recently drawn attention. Recently, graduates have faced fierce competition in finding job in the job market due to the expansion of higher education. This situation is the same as in Hong Kong. To understand what factors influence students' career choices is becoming more important for most educators and student counselors in colleges and universities. They are required to design appropriate educational programme to cater the diverse...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Students; Career development; Skills and knowledge; Youth

Keywords: Student behaviour; Career choice; Career planning; Decision making; Transition from education and training to employment; Youth transitions; Aspirations; Attitude

Geographic subjects: Hong Kong (China); Asia

Published: Newcastle, New South Wales: University of Newcastle, 2016

Physical description: xii, 180 p.

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On cover: A dissertation submitted to the Newcastle Business School, Faculty of Business and Law, the University of Newcastle, Australia in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Business Administration, February 2016

Resource type: Thesis

Document number: TD/TNC 142.906

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