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ERIC Number: EJ1141376
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: EISSN-1306-3065
Vocational High School Cooperation with PT Astra Honda Motor to Prepare Skilled Labor in Industries
Yoto; Widiyanti
International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, v12 n3 p585-596 2017
SMK Nasional as a secondary vocational education institution contribute in creating skilled labor to meet the needs of the industry. Motorcycle Engineering expertise program at the SMK Nasional in improving the graduate's quality carries out industrial class education with PT Astra Honda Motor (PT AHM); it is intended so that there is a link and match in the educational process, meaning that what is done in the educational process in the school is the learning resulting the ability and skills according to the needs of industry. This research used qualitative approach with case study research. Research was conducted in odd semester 2016/2017 at the SMK Nasional Malang, East Java, Indonesia. Used data collection techniques are: interviews, observations, and documents. Then triangulation was used to validate the data. The results showed a good cooperation in the industrial class educational process, began from planning, implementation, and evaluation. Supporting factors in industrial class activity is the support of school committee, all of the school residents (teachers, administrative staff, and employees), as well as PT AHM as industry partners. while the inhibiting factor is mainly students, which are the low motivation and enthusiasm for learning. To increase the quality and relevance of education, SMK cooperation with the industry in form of industrial class is very important, so that the graduates have the skills to compete in the world of work.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Indonesia
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