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Höhere Handelsschule

English translation: Two-year commercial school

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08:03 Jul 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy
German term or phrase: Höhere Handelsschule
Höhere Handelsschule

Commercial School?

Higher School of Economics?
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English translation:Two-year commercial school
Explanation:
Source: Country education profile for Germany published by National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition, Australia
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Summary of answers provided
na +2commercial/business college
Kim Metzger
naTwo-year commercial school
Michael Grunwald


  

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8 mins peer agreement (net): +2
commercial/business college


Explanation:
In the US we would call it a business college. You don't want to translater höhere as higher - it doesn't work.

Kim Metzger
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Local time: 01:09
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 879

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agree  xxxzeitgeist
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agree  Alan Johnson: I'd go for the business college.
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Two-year commercial school


Explanation:
Source: Country education profile for Germany published by National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition, Australia

Michael Grunwald
Local time: 15:09
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
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Feb 20, 2007 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
Term asked » Höhere Handelsschule
LevelNon-PRO » PRO
FieldOther » Social Sciences
Field (specific)(none) » Education / Pedagogy


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