Readiness for Life Long Learning and Computer Literacy among Students in Technical Institute in Malaysia

Mohd Yusop bin Ab.Hadi, Jailani Mohd Yunos, Noraini Kaprawi

Abstract


Malaysia nowadays is emphasis the effort to produce large scale amount of k-workers for facing an economic competitive at global level. Industrial organization is also searching k-worker to activate industrial production and then is able to compete with other industrials whether at local and global competitiveness level. Almost industrial organizations are depending on Technical and Vocational Education and Training institution to supply human resource such as workers. Prominently to be k-worker the workers have to qualified in work based knowledge especially the knowledge of the lifelong learning method and computer literacy. This research was conducted among 638 students in Technical and Vocational Education and Training to identify their level of knowledge in term of long life learning and computer literacy to be industrial k-worker.  Research finding shows that the students are ready with these types of knowledge. Although some attributes of these knowledge are suggested to be upgrade.

Full Text: PDF DOI: 10.5539/ass.v5n3p77

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Asian Social Science   ISSN 1911-2017 (Print)   ISSN 1911-2025 (Online)

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