Seminar One Centre for Leadership and Enterprise

Higher Vocational Education

Economic & Social Research Council

28 February 2014, 9.30am–3.00pm
Devonport House, King William Walk, 
Greenwich, London, SE10 9JW 

Time Presentation
09:30              Registration and refreshments
10:00       Welcome and background to the Seminar Series
Professor Jill Jameson, Hugh Joslin (University of Greenwich) and Debi Hayes (GSM London)
10:30    Higher vocational education: history, policy and theory
Professor Gareth Parry (University of Sheffield)
11:30  A methodology for tracking the progression of vocational learners
Dr Suzie Dent (Higher Education Statistics Agency) and Sharon Smith (University of Greenwich)
12:30     Lunch
1.15pm A new direction for vocational learning or another great training robbery?
Initial  Research on the reinvention of apprenticeships at the start of the 21st century.
Professor Patrick Ainley (University of Greenwich) and Dr Martin Allen(Researcher)
2.15pm Tea
2.30pm Discussion and next steps
Professor Jill Jameson (University of Greenwich)
3pm Close

Centre for Leadership and Enterprise is part of the Faculty of Education & Health, University of Greenwich.