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A set of examinations intended to qualify successful candidates for higher education in any of several countries.
- The International Baccalaureate, which requires candidates to study a wider range of subjects than under the A-level system, is currently offered by 45 schools and colleges in England.
- Whatever your gripes about the current GCSE or A-level, or alternative qualifications such as the International Baccalaureate, the problems with these modes of assessment only reflect the current crisis in secondary education.
- Is it possible to take the International Baccalaureate exams in maths and French in this country?
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