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DCU head calls for radical changes in education

A radical change in the way students gain access to third level education has been put forward by the president of one of the country’s leading universities.

20th August, 2011

A radical change in the way students gain access to third level education has been put forward by the president of one of the country’s leading universities.

Dublin City University president Brian MacCraith is calling for students to take on fewer subjects and have a shorter curriculum in the lead up to the Leaving Certificate.

Students should also no longer rely on one examination at the end of the senior cycle but instead...

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