sixth form college

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A tertiary institution providing education for 16–19‐year‐olds, and covering broadly the same curriculum as that provided by a school sixth form. This includes a range of General Certificate of Education Advanced Levels (A levels), and Vocational A levels or diplomas. Sixth form colleges do not provide a skills‐based vocational curriculum such as that found in colleges of further education. Teachers in a sixth form college may have qualified teacher status or qualified teacher learning and skills status.

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