RESOURCE Working around the Words Unpacking Language Learning in Vocatoional Training


Working around the words: Unpacking language learning in vocational training

Learning Designs and Teaching Strategies, Literacy and numeracy skills, Workplace learning, Supporting staff, Educational outcomes, Employability, Supporting learners Architecture and Building
Published: 9 November 2017

A guide for organisations and resources for tutors. Prepared for Ako Aotearoa by Emma McLaughlin and Aleeshea Reid. 

ISBN:978-0-947516-98-7 (Print)
ISBN: 978-0-947516-99-4 (Online) 


The language in the trades

Research shows texts read by the trades students are as demanding as university-level academic texts. Find out how to teach the language of the trades.

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Co-funded by

Ako Aotearoa’s
National Project Fund

Partnered with

Victoria University of Wellington and WelTec