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Vocational, Technological and Design Education

This course focuses on preparing beginning teachers to be effective in planning, implementing and assessing Industrial Technology & Design (ITD) subjects

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This guide is to assist students studying in the areas of Adult and Vocational Education and Industrial Technology and Design Education.  Each element of this guide has been designed to assist you in finding materials to enhance your research and understanding of the topics.

Griffith University library has a wide range of resources that will help you with your studies. This guide provides a starting point for you to find relevant resources. An excellent place to start is always the list of learning resources provided by your course convenor.  You will generally find this list in your course profile.

Reference tools such as dictionaries or encyclopedias are very helpful when you are looking to gain an overview of your topic and an understanding of terminology. We have listed a selection of the reference tools available on this page.

If you are new to conducting library research in an academic setting, or new to academic writing and referencing, there are self-paced online tutorials available to help you.  Links are provided on this page.

This guide will provide lists of useful resources and some simple how-to-guides to show you how to use the resources. 

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What is industrial technology & design education

This course focuses on preparing beginning teachers to be effective in planning, implementing and assessing Industrial Technology & Design (ITD) subjects