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educación secundaria de la modalidad técnico-profesional

English translation: technical secondary school

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Spanish term or phrase:educación secundaria de la modalidad técnico-profesional
English translation:technical secondary school
Entered by: María Eugenia Wachtendorff
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05:14 Dec 5, 2003
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Education / Pedagogy
Spanish term or phrase: educación secundaria de la modalidad técnico-profesional
En el sector industrial se concentra un alto nivel de educación secundaria incompleta de la modalidad Científico-Humanista, y uno de los más altos en modalidad técnico profesional, por lo que el interés por obtener una calificación laboral sería significativo.

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María Eugenia Wachtendorff
Chile
Local time: 03:40
technical secondary school
Explanation:
STRUCTURE OF EDUCATION SYSTEM

Pre-higher education:

Structure of school system:

Primary

Type of school providing this education: Primary School

Length of program in years: 6

Age level from: 6 to: 12

Certificate/diploma awarded: Diploma de Educacion Primaria

Basic Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Ciclo Básico

Length of program in years: 3

Age level from: 12 to: 15

Certificate/diploma awarded: Diploma de Curso Básico

Diversified Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Ciclo Diversificado

Length of program in years: 2

Age level from: 15 to: 17

Certificate/diploma awarded: Bachillerato

Technical Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Technical Secondary School

Length of program in years: 3

Age level from: 15 to: 18

Certificate/diploma awarded: Tecnico Medio

Secondary education:

Secondary education lasts for five years, divided into three years of ciclo básico and two years of ciclo diversificado. It leads to the Bachillerato in Arts or Science which is one of the prerequisites for access to higher education. In technical secondary education students are awarded the title of Técnico medio after three years of ciclo diversificado.
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Note added at 2003-12-05 06:35:20 (GMT)
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Correction: the translation of your entry would be \"technical secondary-school education.\"
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Ari Nuncio
United States
Local time: 00:40
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Muchas gracias, Ariel.
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technical secondary school


Explanation:
STRUCTURE OF EDUCATION SYSTEM

Pre-higher education:

Structure of school system:

Primary

Type of school providing this education: Primary School

Length of program in years: 6

Age level from: 6 to: 12

Certificate/diploma awarded: Diploma de Educacion Primaria

Basic Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Ciclo Básico

Length of program in years: 3

Age level from: 12 to: 15

Certificate/diploma awarded: Diploma de Curso Básico

Diversified Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Ciclo Diversificado

Length of program in years: 2

Age level from: 15 to: 17

Certificate/diploma awarded: Bachillerato

Technical Secondary

Type of school providing this education: Technical Secondary School

Length of program in years: 3

Age level from: 15 to: 18

Certificate/diploma awarded: Tecnico Medio

Secondary education:

Secondary education lasts for five years, divided into three years of ciclo básico and two years of ciclo diversificado. It leads to the Bachillerato in Arts or Science which is one of the prerequisites for access to higher education. In technical secondary education students are awarded the title of Técnico medio after three years of ciclo diversificado.
_____________________

The above is taken directly from the site whose address I provide below.

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Note added at 2003-12-05 06:35:20 (GMT)
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Correction: the translation of your entry would be \"technical secondary-school education.\"


    Reference: http://www.usc.edu/dept/education/globaled/wwcu/background/N...
Ari Nuncio
United States
Local time: 00:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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