From January 2014, this new material will be mandatory in all schools [ Form I-III ] . At the O- Level , Entrepreneurship Education will become optional, but will be mandatory in Lower Six in 2015 , where an examination leading to a certificate of Cambridge International Examinations sanction the grade . The Entrepreneurship Education will be provided with 15 hours or two periods per week . Students of prévocationelle industry will also be covered .
As for the HSC Professional ( Pro HSC ), it will enter high school on a pilot basis in 2014 for those who will compete in the 2015 HSC . According to Lucien Finette , director of the Mauritius Examinations Syndicate (MES) , college students who choose the Pro HSC sector will be able to employees when they leave the college. Its purpose is to minimize the "mismatch" between the academy and the world of work .
Lucien Finette reassured that the introduction of HSC Pro will be held in conjunction with the HSC and will not affect anyone . It also reassures the HSC and HSC Pro have the same academic value and that it is recognized by universities . In 2014, the area of ??information technology and communications (ICT) has been chosen because it is growing in Mauritius. Students will be trained to integrate after college.
Once fully inserted , the HSC Pro tackle other sectors of the economy. For those who opt for the HSC Pro , they will have to study five subjects , as is the case for the HSC . However, the General Paper will be replaced by the Global Outlook HSC Pro.
In addition, the college will be a mandatory course in business two and four weeks in the first and second years respectively during the holidays where they will be supervised. The review will be conducted by Cambridge International Examinations (CIE ) .
Vasant Bunwaree " Educate teachers on their way to dressing"
Commenting on the training of primary school teachers and secondary school teachers, Om Varma , Director of the Mauritius Institute of Education ( MIE ) , should be noted that " the image of teachers is no longer what it was in the past."According to him, "we are shocked to learn that some minimal knowledge in the subjects they are teaching ."
And Vasant Bunwaree added: " There are problems where teachers are themselves responsible . Even the unions agree on that. It will take some education classes teachers. "The Education Minister is of the opinion that also must " educate teachers on how they dress. This should inspire respect . It takes awareness during their training . It takes " brainstorming " and " brainwashing " for some so that they understand its importance. Teachers should be an example for the following their actions " children.