ERIC Number: EJ600741
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Vocational Qualifications in Practice and Principle: Lessons from Agriculture.
Research in Post-Compulsory Education, v4 n1 p23-38 1999
Data from a survey of 26 British training providers, 19 land-based colleges, 56 new workers in agriculture, and 29 employers revealed difficulties understanding the language of National Vocational Qualifications and Scottish Vocational Qualifications, concerns about their validity and reliability, and ambiguity surrounding their essential purpose. (SK)
Descriptors: Agricultural Occupations, Employment Qualifications, Entry Workers, Foreign Countries, Postsecondary Education, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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