Research in the VET sector: an historical perspective

Hugh Berkeley Guthrie, Berwyn Clayton

NCVER | Published : 2020


The VOCEDplus landmark documents are key documents considered by history and authoritative commentary to have influenced the development of the Australian vocational education and training (VET) system, providing vision and/or leading to significant change. This paper is part of a series of overviews that analyse and describe how these landmark documents impacted on the development of various aspects of Australia's VET sector. Its focus is on the impact the landmark documents have had on VET and VET research in Australia. The analysis highlights the challenge that VET research has faced to gain and retain a place on the VET agenda. While only five of the 37 documents in the landmark collecti..

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