LH Martin Institute Research http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/ Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:25:38 +1100 Benchmarking Performance of Research and Innovation http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/39-benchmarking-performance-of-research-and-innovation http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/39-benchmarking-performance-of-research-and-innovation A project on benchmarking organisational practices that influence research and innovation performance. New project partners welcome. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:02:13 +1100 Investigating Quality Teaching in the Victorian VET Sector http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/36-investigating-quality-teaching-in-the-victorian-vet-sector http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/36-investigating-quality-teaching-in-the-victorian-vet-sector Primary research to find out what is quality teaching and identify the capabilities VET teachers need to support effective student learning. Thu, 29 Oct 2015 15:10:58 +1100 Australian Institution Profiles http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/35-australian-institution-profiles http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/35-australian-institution-profiles This project seeks to shift the discussion of institutional diversity in Australian higher education to a more considered level. Wed, 22 May 2013 15:01:15 +1000 Undergraduate Units Redesign at ACU and JCU http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/32-undergraduate-units-redesign-at-acu-and-jcu http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/projects/32-undergraduate-units-redesign-at-acu-and-jcu A project to improve student learning outcomes while reducing instructional costs at the Australian Catholic University and James Cook University. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 21:00:28 +1000 Rethinking Skills in VET: From Competencies to Capabilities http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/30-rethinking-skills-in-vet-from-competencies-to-capabilities http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/30-rethinking-skills-in-vet-from-competencies-to-capabilities This report on skills proposes that Australia has developed the notion of competency-based training to its full potential and that it is time to move on. Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:18:34 +1100 Vocations: the link between post-compulsory education and the labour market http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/29-vocations-the-link-between-post-compulsory-education-and-the-labour-market http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/29-vocations-the-link-between-post-compulsory-education-and-the-labour-market A three-year project funded by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) to investigate how to improve pathways within education, within work and between them. Thu, 13 Oct 2011 14:56:04 +1100 VET Leadership for the Future: Contexts, Characteristics & Capabilities http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/28-vet-leadership-for-the-future-contexts-characteristics-capabilities http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/28-vet-leadership-for-the-future-contexts-characteristics-capabilities The LH Martin Institute and the Australian Council for Educational Research have completed a new study, VET Leadership for the Future: Characteristics, Contexts and Capabilities, drawing together reviews, prior research and a national survey of 327 practising VET leaders to define strategies for identifying and developing future leaders, in response to the looming succession crisis. Wed, 06 Oct 2010 16:55:40 +1100 Recognition of Prior Learning in Australia http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/27-recognition-of-prior-learning-in-australia http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/27-recognition-of-prior-learning-in-australia Commissioned by the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Advisory Board, this consortium examined recognition of prior learning policy and practice in post-compulsory education and training and developed AQF principles and operational guidelines for post-compulsory education and training in Australia. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:51:07 +1000 Community College Research Project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/26-community-college-research-project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/26-community-college-research-project Commissioned by Griffith University, Southbank Institute of TAFE and the Queensland Department of Employment and Training, Assoc Prof Leesa Wheelahan researched the extent to which the North American community college model could be applied to Australia, with particular emphasis on the contemporary arts, creative technologies and new media industries. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:48:33 +1000 Higher Education in TAFE http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/25-higher-education-in-tafe http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/25-higher-education-in-tafe Funded by the National Vocational Education and Training Research and Evaluation (NVETRE), this project explored the growth of higher education provision in TAFE. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:45:41 +1000 Pathways and Programs Project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/24-pathways-and-programs-project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/24-pathways-and-programs-project Commissioned by the Australian Qualifications Framework Council, this project involved a research report on pathways and programs in tertiary education in Australia. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:43:06 +1000 Mixed Sector Tertiary Education Part 2: Universities and Private Providers http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/23-mixed-sector-tertiary-education-part-2-universities-and-private-providers http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/23-mixed-sector-tertiary-education-part-2-universities-and-private-providers This competitive National Vocational Education and Training Research and Evaluation (NVETRE) funded project is researching the growth of ‘mixed-sector’ provision in single sector universities that offer a small amount of VET provision, and private providers that offer both higher education and VET provision. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:40:55 +1000 Graduate Destination Survey (GDS) Enhancement Project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/22-graduate-destination-survey-gds-enhancement-project http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/22-graduate-destination-survey-gds-enhancement-project Led by Assoc Prof Hamish Coates, this ACER project redesigned and redeveloped Australia's national Graduate Destination Survey. Its recommendations led to the adoption and development of a new national survey model. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:35:18 +1000 Investigations of Outcomes-based Auditing http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/21-investigations-of-outcomes-based-auditing http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/21-investigations-of-outcomes-based-auditing On behalf of the Victorian Qualifications Authority, this project identified a series of measures to inform an outcomes-based approach to auditing registered training providers. Outcomes of this work led to the subsequent development of the Australian Quality Training Framework quality indicators for registered training providers. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:33:37 +1000 The Changing Academic Profession http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/20-the-changing-academic-profession http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/20-the-changing-academic-profession This project examines the nature and extent of changes experienced by the academic profession in recent years. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 15:29:34 +1000 VET Leadership Capability Study http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/7-vet-leadership-capability-study http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/7-vet-leadership-capability-study This study has produced a research-based understanding of the contexts and capabilities that underpin effective leadership in vocational education and training. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 14:39:28 +1000 Study on the Quality of Teaching in VET http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/1-study-on-the-quality-of-teaching-in-vet http://www.lhmartininstitute.edu.au/research-and-projects/research/1-study-on-the-quality-of-teaching-in-vet The LH Martin Institute has undertaken a project that researches and makes recommendations on the factors that affect the quality of vocational education and training (VET) teaching. Final report and recommendations just released. Thu, 01 Jan 1970 10:00:00 +1000