Series S251 - CORRESPONDENCE FILES - TECHNICAL EDUCATION [2]

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AU WA S251

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CORRESPONDENCE FILES - TECHNICAL EDUCATION [2]

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  • 1948-01-01 - (Creation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A140 - TECHNICAL BRANCH (1946-01-01 - 1949-01-01)

Administrative history

Name of creator

AU WA A141 - TECHNICAL EDUCATION BRANCH (1950-01-01 - 1953-01-01)

Administrative history

Name of creator

AU WA A142 - TECHNICAL EDUCATION DIVISION (1954-01-01 - 1988-01-01)

Administrative history

In 1954 the Technical Education Branch became known as the Technical Education Division. Its main function was to meet the needs of industry, commerce and the general community by training managers, supervisors, technicians, skilled and semi-skilled tradespeople, professionals and para-professionals and associated support staff. It also provided alternatives to Years 11 and 12 of the secondary school system, embracing, as it did, a variety of basic technician, bridging and preparatory courses for students between 15 and 19 years of age. In addition, it offered a range of extramurual, cultural, recreation and leisure courses to meet the personal development needs of adults.

Name of creator

AU WA A143 - OFFICE OF TECHNICAL AND FURTHER EDUCATION (1988-01-01 - 1989-11-01)

Administrative history

Following the functional review and reorganisation of the Education Department in 1987 the Technical Education Division changed its name to Office of Technical and Further Education.

Name of creator

AU WA A153 - DEPARTMENT OF TECHNICAL AND FURTHER EDUCATION (1989-11-28 - 1993-12-28)

Administrative history

The Department of Technical and Further Education assumed the responsibility of the sub-department of the Ministry of Education known as the Office of Technical and Further Education on the 28 November 1989.

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General files from Central Office concerned with various matters including courses, committees, accommodation etc.

(Files in this Record Series include records which were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 145/30; Accession 2783).

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1948-01-01 -

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Range Control Symbol = 692/48 -

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