ERIC Number: ED351573
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Vocational Education and the Adult Unwaged. Developing a Learning Culture. New Developments in Vocational Education.
Hunt, Jenny; Jackson, Heather
This book on issues surrounding the United Kingdom's need to create a high-skill, high-added-value, knowledge-based economy also proposes strategies for providing education and training for employed and unemployed adults. The following chapters are included: "The Unwaged and the Unemployed" (Hunt, Jackson); "Adult Vocational Education and Training: What, Where, and When?" (Hunt, Jackson); "Factors Influencing the Need to Change" (Hunt, Jackson); "The Training Debate" (Hunt, Jackson); "Six Key Aspects in the Delivery of Adult Vocational Education and Training" (Hunt, Jackson); "Measures to Facilitate Changes in the Current System (Hunt, Jackson); "An Adult Route to Qualifications" (Rowe); "Managing Employment Training" (Boden, Rose); "Providing Training Access Points in East Birmingham" (Addey); "Supported Training in Employment for those with Learning Difficulties" (Thomas); "Delivering Adult Compacts" (Harris); "Guaranteed Accommodation and Training for Employment (GATE)" (Levy); "Hitch-Hiker's Guide to Science and Technology: An Access Initiative" (Fulton); "Employment Training Access Course" (Shoults); "Community Joblink" (McConnell); "Tourism Innovation Project: An Example of International Collaboration" (Bak); "APL/APEL [Assessment of Prior (Experiential) Learning] and the Employment of Adults" (Barkatoulah); "Community Involvement and Development Course" (Miskin, Woodward); "Joint Initiatives of Industry and Trades Unions in Adult Education" (Bufton); "The Rover Learning Business" (Hunt); "Meeting the Needs of Industry" (Smith); and "Analysing the Past, Shaping the Future" (Hunt, Jackson). There are 41 references. (CML)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Adult Vocational Education, Cooperative Programs, Corporate Education, Dislocated Workers, Education Work Relationship, Employment Problems, Foreign Countries, Integrated Curriculum, Job Training, Labor Economics, Labor Force Development, Labor Force Nonparticipants, Outcomes of Education, School Business Relationship, School Community Relationship, Unemployment, Work Experience Programs
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Publication Type: Books
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom