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07:25 Dec 27, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Ciclo Básico Común
Es el primer año que se hace para muchas carreras en la universidad pública de Argentina.
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4 +1Pre Admission Stage / Course
Robert INGLEDEW
naFreshman year
Luis Luis
naCiclo Básico Común
Elinor Thomas
nacore curriculum
Yolanda Broad


  

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5 mins
core curriculum


Explanation:
*core curriculum* is the closest we have in the U.S. to this concept. You might even want to call it the *Freshman year core curriculum*. This is an approach put in place about six years ago by the college I retired from, and reflects a national trend in the same direction. It is supposed to allow freshmen to enjoy a *common experience* (another "term" that grew out of this attempt at maximizing the college's resources, plus aiming for greater student retention).


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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 13:16
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 668
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1 hr
Ciclo Básico Común


Explanation:
Yo le dejaría el nombre del CBC tal cual está y entre paréntesis le pondría (General Basic Course y alguna explicación acerca de que se trata de una especie de ingreso a la universidad en el que se dictan varias materias comunes a diversas carreras cuyos exámenes deben ser aprobados antes de iniciar formalmente la carrera, un filtro, bah).

No olvides que los nombres propios no se traducen, por lo tanto le pondría algo así como:

CBC (Common Basic Course, which is a course that has to be taken by all students prior to starting with the chosen career in itself. It is composed by a number of subjects, common to several careers. The students have to pass the exams on these subjects to be allowed to their respective careers).

Suerte! :)


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Elinor Thomas
Local time: 15:16
Native speaker of: Spanish
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3 hrs
Freshman year


Explanation:
First year of study in a university, before you have to start career specialization.

Regards.
Luis M. Luis

Luis Luis
United States
Local time: 12:16
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 171

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419 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Pre Admission Stage / Course


Explanation:
No need

Robert INGLEDEW
Argentina
Local time: 15:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 1940

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