The Reforms of Abitur in Germany: Exploration of Examination Subjects and University Admission
The German high school final exam(Abitur) is equivalent to the College Entrance Examination in China. Its History dates back to the end of the eighteenth century. This long-established examination experienced major reforms in the 1970 s and is constantly adjusted after the reforms. This article introduces the history and recent status of Germany’s Abitur and focuses on the reform process of this examination since 1972 from the perspective of examination subjects and college entrance qualifications.