ERIC Number: ED206833
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Educational and Vocational Guidance in Denmark. Education in Denmark.
Ministry of Education, Copenhagen (Denmark).; Ministry of Labor, Copenhagen (Denmark).
This report sketches educational and vocational guidance in Denmark. It begins with a historical account of developments in the areas of career and school counseling. Outlined next are guidance programs at the following levels: folkeskole, gymnasium and studenterkursus (upper secondary education), higher preparatory examination, vocational school, and further and higher education. The public guidance service and municipal contact and information schemes are discussed. Counseling services are examined, including those services affected by the administration of social welfare, the department of prisons and probation, national and civil defense (conscripts and conscientious objectors), the Danish armed forces (personnel employed on a contractual basis), agricultural organizations, and unions. Guidance counselor recruitment and training is described. Also covered are central coordination of counseling programs, regional coordination of services, and cooperation between central and local guidance authorities. (MN)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Career Counseling, Coordination, Correctional Institutions, Correctional Rehabilitation, Counseling Services, Counselor Role, Counselor Training, Educational History, Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Higher Education, Military Personnel, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Public Education, Recruitment, School Counseling, Secondary Education, State of the Art Reviews, Unions
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of Education, Copenhagen (Denmark).; Ministry of Labor, Copenhagen (Denmark).