Basic Education means the general education provided for
each age group in its entirety. It is intended for children from seven
to sixteen years of age, and its completion in comprehensive school takes
The objective of basic education is to support pupils'
growth towards humanity and ethically responsible membership of society,
and to provide them with the knowledge and skills necessary in life.
The instruction shall promote equality in society and the pupils' abilities
to participate in education and to otherwise develop themselves during