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diploma

a document conferring a qualification, recording success in examinations or successful completion of a course of study

Diploma

 

(1) An official document testifying to the completion of a higher or specialized secondary educational institution or to the conferring of an academic degree or academic title.

(2) A document certifying the right of an institution, organization, or individual citizen to carry out certain activities (for instance, to conduct trade).

(3) An award for achievements in various kinds of contests, competitions, and exhibitions.

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FIRCROFT College of Adult Education is now enrolling on its Access to Higher Education Diploma in Social Science and Humanities - a full-time 30-week course aimed at adults who want to go to university but don't currently have the right qualifications.
NThose interested in becoming a specialist nurse or designated nurse must first achieve a higher education diploma as a registered nurse.
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Setting sights high with a Higher Education Diploma or Foundation Degree makes more sense, and in many cases, college courses can be PS1,000 cheaper than doing exactly the same qualications at university.
One qualification widely accepted by universities and colleges is the Access to Higher Education Diploma.
To become a communicable disease control nurse you must first achieve a higher education diploma as a registered nurse.
The college also currently has limited residential places available on its Access to Higher Education Diploma, a full-time 30-week course starting in late September, aimed at adults who want to go to university, but who don't currently have the right qualifications.
According to the numbers of people with higher education diplomas in the age group of 20-29, Lithuania is No.
It allows holders of higher education diplomas or professional qualifications to work anywhere in the EC.
2 Production and delivery of higher education diplomas and European Diploma Supplement.

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