Final stage of secondary education that normally begins at the end of compulsory education. The entrance age is usually 15 or 16 years. Entrance qualifications (completion of compulsory education) and other minimum entry requirements are generally needed. Instruction is often more subject-oriented than lower secondary education (ISCED 2). The typical duration of ISCED level 3 varies from two to five years.
Appraisal of a student’s work which determines or contributes to a final grade or score.
The first language(s) spoken in early childhood. More than one language can be mother tongues for one person.(‘First language’ and ‘L1’ are synonyms for this in English.)
Guidance and support provided in a variety of ways to a young person or novice (i.e. someone joining a new learning community or organisation) by an experienced person (mentor) who acts as a role model, guide, tutor, coach or confidant.
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