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TAFE IT graduates: the puzzle of poor employment outcomes

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posted on 2017-05-05, 01:20 authored by Kinnaird, Bob
Recent surveys of the employment status of TAFE IT graduates show a high proportion are unemployed six months after completing their course. Unemployment rates are particularly high for graduates without previous work experience. This is a puzzling outcome given employer complaints about shortages of IT specialists. This article explores the causes of this situation and offers some policy responses. Copyright. Monash University and the author/s


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People and place, vol. 9, no. 2 (2001), p. 57-64. ISSN 1039-4788

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