Fran Ferrier


A review of higher education equity research in Australia 2000 - 2005

This document comprises reviews of 12 documents that report on equity research in Australian higher education. Each review indicates the aims and methodology of the study, outlines its main findings and includes some general comments on the findings, the structure or quality of the study...

The funding of vocational education and training for students with disabilities

This report provides important information for those who manage training institutions and are committed to making the learning environment more supportive for people with a disability. It looks at how the vocational education and training system currently allocates funds to support students with a disability...
Working paper

Regional development, innovation, skill needs and training: a pilot study in the Shire of Gannawarra, Victoria

While all enterprises from time to time experience difficulties in accessing the particular education and training they need to meet their skill requirements, those in regional areas sometimes face greater challenges, particularly if they are located at some distance from metropolitan centres. These difficulties can...