foundation subjects

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National curriculum subjects which are compulsory and form the core of the curriculum. In all key stages these include English, mathematics, and science; in Key Stages 3–4 they also include technology, physical education, and a modern foreign language; and in Key Stages 1–3, history, geography, art, and music. In Wales, Welsh is an additional foundation subject in all maintained schools.

Subjects: Education.

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