Higher education X Further education: Qual a diferença?

More than 60 higher and further education institutions were hit on Wednesday and a "substantial number" of schools were closed or partially shut as a result of the strike, according to the two unions staging the walkout, the National Union of Teachers (NUT) and the University and College Union (UCU), which represents lecturers.

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Do artigo apresentado podemos deduzir o seguinte:

a) higher education = institutos de ensino superior englobando cursos de graduação, mestrado, doutorado etc.

b) further education = institutos de ensino complementares (cabe um pequeno comentário aqui: dependendo do país "College" pode significar "colégio-ensino secundário" ou "faculdade: ensino superior".
Donay Mendonça 22 107 1.6k
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Further education: education below the level of a university degree for people who are older than school age. - Cambridge

Higher education: education at a college or university where subjects are studied at an advanced level. - Cambridge