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Education in lithuania

  1. 1. Education in Lithuania By Lukas Zacharevič
  2. 2. Around 93% of 25 to 64 year-olds have at least secondary education People and Education
  3. 3. People and Education Everybody has a right to education. Education is free of charge
  4. 4. School Year The1st September – the middle of June Students go to school 5 days a week Three terms or two semesters.
  5. 5. School Day Lessons begin at 8 o’clock A lesson lasts 45 min.
  6. 6. Lithuanian Mathematics History Science Computer Studies Geography Modern foreign languages Lessons
  7. 7. Citizenship Religious education/ Ethics Music Art and Design PE Lessons
  8. 8. The lowest grade is 1 The highest mark is 10. Progress of 1-4 form pupils is not assessed with marks. Short description of their particular achievements Grades
  9. 9. Almost the same subjects at all schools. Schoolchildren can transfer freely from one school to another. Education is centralized
  10. 10. General education lasts for 12 years. Structure of School System Stages Years Forms Primary 4 1-4 Lower Secondary 6 5-10 Secondary 2 11-12
  11. 11. 12 Secondary School Secondary School Gymnasiums IB 11 10 Lower Secondary School Lower Secondary School 9 8 Pro- gymnasium 7 6 5 4 Primary School Primary School 3 2 1 Form Institutions Types of Institutions
  12. 12. Compulsory Education 20 + 19 Vocational School 18 Secondary School 17 CompulsoryEducation 16 Lower Secondary School15 14 13 12 11 10 Primary School9 8 7 6 Pre-School Education 5 4 3 Age
  13. 13. 20 + 19 Vocational School 18 Secondary School 17 CompulsoryEducation 16 Lower Secondary School15 14 13 12 11 10 Primary School9 8 7 Age What is next after class 10th ?
  14. 14. One compulsory examination (the Lithuanian language) At least one optional examination The examination system is centralized. Exams
  15. 15. Higher education Universities (academic institute) Colleges (Non-academic institute) Higher Education
  16. 16. 23 universities 24 colleges Universities and Colleges

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