GCSE


GCSE
GCSE ABBREVIATION (in the UK except Scotland) General Certificate of Secondary Education (the lower of the two main levels of the GCE examination).

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  • GCSE — [ˌdʒi: si: es ˈi:] n [U and C] General Certificate of Secondary Education an examination in a range of subjects, done by students in schools in England and Wales, usually at the age of 15 or 16 →↑O level, A level ↑A level, GNVQ ↑GNVQ do/take… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • GCSE — (General Certificate of Secondary Education) (British) high school diploma …   English contemporary dictionary

  • GCSE — abbr. (in the UK) General Certificate of Secondary Education. * * * noun the basic level of a subject taken in school • Syn: ↑General Certificate of Secondary Education, ↑O level • Regions: ↑England …   Useful english dictionary

  • GCSE — Das General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) und das International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) entsprechen in etwa dem deutschen Realschulabschluss. Das GCSE gilt im britischen Schulsystem als die wichtigste… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • GCSE — General Certificate of Secondary Education Le General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE, que l on peut traduire en français par « Certificat général de l enseignement secondaire ») est le nom du diplôme obtenu généralement vers… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • GCSE — [[t]ʤi͟ː siː es i͟ː[/t]] GCSEs N VAR GCSEs are British educational qualifications which schoolchildren take when they are fifteen or sixteen years old. GCSE is an abbreviation for General Certificate of Secondary Education . She quit school as… …   English dictionary

  • GCSE — UK [ˌdʒiː siː es ˈiː] / US [ˌdʒɪ sɪ es ˈɪ] noun [countable] Word forms GCSE : singular GCSE plural GCSEs General Certificate of Secondary Education: an examination in a wide range of subjects taken by students in England and Wales, usually at the …   English dictionary

  • GCSE — noun GCSE is used before these nouns: ↑exam, ↑examination, ↑pass, ↑syllabus …   Collocations dictionary

  • GCSE — abbr. General Certificate Of Education, the set of examinations in a variety of subjects taken by most school pupils at around the age of fifteen or sixteen, at the end of compulsory education. GCSE replaced the GCE (General Certificate of… …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • GCSE — (in full General Certificate of Secondary Education) n (in England, Wales and Northern Ireland) a school examination in any one of several subjects. Most students take GCSEs at the end of their fifth year of secondary school, around the age of 16 …   Universalium