University of Zurich, 17.-18. September 2018
The workshop combines perspectives of
We consider that apprenticeship and VET are distinct approaches towards initial education that have been opened and extended to various directions over time: Higher education took on vocational education models. Vice versa, vocational education development tends to adopt to structures of higher education. Privatisation and marketisation have emerged as well as utilitarian approaches towards labour market skills. Informal learning and recognition of competences have widened the perspectives on vocational education. In this workshop, we will discuss the variety of opening and extending tendencies within vocational education and their effects. Presentations will alternate with round tables combined with a planned field visit.
Call for contributions and participation
We ask for contributions for the sessions planned during our workshop until 30. April 2018 to Philipp Eigenmann firstname.lastname@example.org
Please also indicate if you plan to participate without a contribution.
We will give you feed-back of acceptance during the second week of May.
Due to logistic reasons and as we plan a workshop type of meeting, we have only a limited number of places available.
Proposals should have the following sections, max. 1 A4 sheet:
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