chapter  13
21 Pages

Developing learning skills in vocational learning

BySylvia Downs

THE NEED FOR LEARNING THROUGHOUT LIFE That change is happening and that th~~ rate of change is accelerating has been accepted for some time. This is mirrored in many of the jobs around us; much work that was previously done manually or by basic machines has now been automated and computerized. Therefore, methods such as Taylorism - the analysis of manual movements to determine the most efficient way of doing a job - have become largely obsolete.