Share this entry

Share this page

General Certificate of Education

Saltos de línea: Gen|eral Cer¦tifi|cate of Edu|ca¦tion
(abbreviation: GCE)

Definición de General Certificate of Education en inglés:

sustantivo

An examination set especially for secondary-school pupils in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland at Advanced level (at about age 18) and, formerly, at Ordinary level (at about age 16).
Example sentences
  • The General Certificate of Education (Advanced Subsidiary Level) was introduced in 2000.
  • They were replaced by the General Certificate of Education, Ordinary Level, and Advanced Level examinations.
  • They were two of 43 students in the country who ranked in the top ten, of 14 subject areas, in the 2005 Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced Level examinations.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure