A Cross-institutional Study of Vocational Education and Training (VET)
Students’ Learning Needs as well as Teachers and Workplace Mentors’ Teaching Practices
(For workplace mentor)

Centre for Learning and Teaching | VTC

Vocational Training Council (VTC), The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK), Caritas Institute of Higher Education (CIHE) and Caritas Bianchi College of Careers (CBCC) are now collaborating on a project titled “Development of Effective Pedagogical Practices and a Cross-institutional Online Sharing Platform for Hong Kong’s Vocational Education and Training (VET)”.


The project includes a survey on the teaching and learning environment of vocational education and training. The study aims to :

  •     identify the learning and teaching needs of Hong Kong VET students, teachers and workplace mentors;
  •     identify specific instructional strategies for VET; and
  •     derive innovative pedagogical practices to accommodate the educational needs of VET.



  •     了解香港職業教育及培訓的學生、教師和職場導師的學習和教學需要;
  •     分辨香港職業教育及培訓獨持的教學策略;及
  •     創立嶄新的教學方法,切合本地職業教育及培訓的需要。


We would like to invite you to complete the following questionnaire. Your input would help us design and develop better learning and teaching practices to achieve more effective vocational education and training.
The data are collected solely for the captioned study. Your participation is totally voluntary and you are free to withdraw from the research at any time if inappropriateness found. You will just fill out the questionnaire, and there is no other obligation.
All responses from participants will be kept strictly confidential and individual participants are not identified in the analysis of the data.  The collected data will be solely used for research purposes.  Electronic data collected will be encrypted, and all data collected (both hard paper copies and data in electronic format) will be stored in secured drawers for a maximum of five years only at Centre for Learning and Teaching, Vocational Training Council, 12/F VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Thereafter, all the data will be destroyed.
The final report (in PDF version) of this study can be obtained from the Principal Investigator of this study Dr Ng Yuk Kwan, Ricky via email: rickyng@vtc.edu.hk.

如欲索取本研究報告,歡迎電郵至rickyng@vtc.edu.hk 與本研究之首席研究員伍鈺堃博士聯絡。

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Thank you for your participation.


Centre for Learning and Teaching, Vocational Training Council



January 2016



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