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PRELIMINARIES

Courses Offered

Matriculation Certificate (MC) Course

Duration: Two scholastic years

Eligibility: Five (5) subjects at SEC/O level at grade 5/C or better (MQF level 3). 
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Course Content: TWO subjects at A level + THREE subjects at I level + Systems of Knowledge (SOK) (+ 1 subject at SEC level if applicable)

Subject Choice: Subjects are divided into four groups. Students are to choose ONE subject from each of Groups 1, 2 and 3 and another TWO subjects from any group. No subject may be taken at both A and I levels.

The subjects in every group can be found under Subject Group Information. (READ MORE)

Advanced, Intermediate, SEC/O Level (AIO) Course

Duration: Two scholastic years 

Eligibility: Four (4) subjects at SEC/O level at grade 5/C or better (MQF level 3).
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Course Content:
Either three (3) subjects at Advanced Level (intended for students wishing to enrol in a foreign university) 
Or four (4) subjects with a minimum of ONE subject at Advanced or intermediate level and THREE subjects at any level: Advanced/Intermediate/SEC level Non-Maltese students will also follow Maltese for Foreigners

Subject Choice: Students can opt to choose THREE subjects at Advanced Level or FOUR subjects as explained in the Course Content above 

Individual Study Programme for Adult Learners (IPAL)

Duration: One scholastic year 

Eligibility: The IPAL course is open to students who completed a two year 6th Form Course or are adults of 18 years of age and over.  Students reapplying for this course can ONLY do so upon satisfactory achievement in the previous year.

Course Content: Subjects are offered according to availability and timetable constraints. Students can have a maximum of 25 lessons per week, and in line with guidelines provided in the prospectus. For subjects that are not offered at Refresher Level, students can opt for both 1st and 2nd year if they have already studied the subject. Where Refresher Level is offered, students will be able to choose the subject only if they have already studied it at Sixth Form level. Students with no knowledge of the subject can choose it at 1st and 2nd year concurrently only where indicated in the subject page. 

Subject Choice: Subjects may be chosen at any level, according to the prerequisites listed in each subject in this Prospectus.

Subject Group Information