vocational

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vocational

of or relating to applied educational courses concerned with skills needed for an occupation, trade, or profession
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Whilst it is true that not all parents, potential students and their sponsors see education solely as a passport to employment (Brooke and Oxenham, 1984) those that actually appear on vocational education courses almost certainly do and the push has been to vocationalise the whole of education.
The historical approach adopted by Stone, and his recognition of the cyclical nature of vocational education reform, places the present Australian efforts to vocationalise curriculum into a useful perspective.
This represents a partial solution to yesterday's problems and is no more than a political agenda to vocationalise the curriculum as a means of lowering occupational aspirations to more `realistic' levels and meeting lower-level manpower needs (Lauglo & Lillis, 1988, p.

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