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ERIC Number: ED391032
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 23
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-86272-456-3
The Development of Technical and Vocational Education for Vietnam--A Case Study in Quality Improvement. Case Studies on Technical and Vocational Education in Asia and the Pacific.
Nguyen, Duong
This report provides a general overview of technical and vocational education in Vietnam, with information on the country's economy, climate, population, and culture. It summarizes the history and present practices of these types of education in the country, and suggests measures to improve the quality of teachers and instructors. Some of the information provided in this overview includes the following: (1) Vietnam is on the way to shifting its economy from a centralized and subsidized mechanism to a socialist-oriented market mechanism and modernization; (2) human resource training is an immediate necessity; and (3) the vocational-technical education system is being restructured to provide diversified schools, classes, and courses, to improve the curriculum and training methods to make the system more flexible, and to develop more semipublic and private schools and classes. (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Authoring Institution: Royal Melbourne Inst. of Tech. (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Vietnam