ERIC Number: ED423374
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Australian Vocational Education and Training Statistics 1997 in Detail.
National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).
This publication reflects the diversity of the Australian vocational education and training system at client, provider, and program levels. Following an introduction, section 2 presents a summary of data on: Australia by provider type; Australia, 1997 and 1996; states and territories, 1997; and activity in vocational programs. Section 3, arranged by state/territory, includes 14 tables depicting the following: age of clients in vocational programs by sex; geographic region of home address; clients by geographic region of training provider locations; aboriginal/Torres Strait islanders; geographic region of home address of aboriginal/Torres Strait islanders; country of birth; language spoken at home; highest school level completed; prior educational qualifications completed; employment category; overseas full-fee paying clients; disability type; client load; and clients by number of modules enrolled. Nine sections provide client information by each state/territory and an Australian total. Each of the nine sections contains seven tables: course enrollments by streams, field of study, and sex; annual hours by streams and field of study; course enrollments in streams by qualifications and field of study; module enrollments in vocational programs by discipline group, module result, and sex; module annual hours in vocational programs by discipline group, module result, and sex; and module enrollments and module annual hours in vocational programs by funding sources and sex. Appendixes include technical and explanatory notes; a glossary; a list of training provider locations; 1997 national financial data; and classifications. (YLB)
Descriptors: Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Foreign Countries, Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Public Schools, Secondary Education, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Vocational Education
National Centre for Vocational Education Research, 252 Kensington Road, Leabrook, South Australia 5068, Australia; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ncver.edu.au/
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Australian National Training Authority, Brisbane.
Authoring Institution: National Centre for Vocational Education Research, Leabrook (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia