General Certificate of Secondary Education


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Synonyms for General Certificate of Secondary Education

the basic level of a subject taken in school

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2 percent of the unemployed don't hold the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) while unemployment among those who have a BA or higher was 16.
Headteacher David Cook said: "The Qualification and Curriculum Authority do not recognise the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCE) maths examination, despite it being one of the most rigorous exams accepted by the likes of Oxford and Cambridge.
In the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) results, awarded by the Cambridge Examining Board, 75 per cent of the students achieved a minimum of five passes in the range of A*-C.
One possible model for the exam is the University of Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education, which includes an exam as well as a series of assignments graded by teachers.
That said, in this same sample girls performed significantly better in the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) exams (Rogers, et al.
Results from the General Certificate of Secondary Education exam that students take at age 16 show improvement each year, but there is a general recognition that grade inflation makes the progress illusory.
They will have completed a variety of Standard Assessment Tests (SATs), General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ) and a host of other qualifications.
In the UK, appropriate pre-requisite qualifications are General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) in Physics or BTEC National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) at level 2 in Electronics.
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