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Research outputs: TECHNICAL COLLEGES

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2003 Technical college responsiveness: learner destinations and labour market environments in South Africa

In 2000, the Joint Education Trust commissioned the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) to investigate the responsiveness of technical co...

2003 Researching responsiveness

The transition from school to work, or its failure, has been a recurrent theme of political and academic debate internationally for many dec...

2003 Employer satisfaction

College responsiveness to industry is a two-way street. It is not enough to be critical of the failings of colleges in this respect. Instead...

2003 Building college responsiveness in South Africa

It is common to denigrate the quality of public further education and training colleges as part of the call for greater responsiveness, or e...