Following graduation from compulsory education, there are several continuing educational opportunities; the Gymnasium STX attaches importance in teaching a mix of humanities and science, Higher Technical Examination Programme HTX focuses on scientific subjects and the Higher Commercial Examination Programme emphasises on subjects in economics.
Until the s, the state formally recognised "religious societies" by royal decree.
Historians believe that before their arrival, most of Jutland and the nearest islands were settled by tribal Jutes.
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The holiday is celebrated throughout December, starting either at the beginning of Advent or on 1 December with a variety of traditions, culminating with the Christmas Eve meal.
In the modern era, notable filmmakers in Denmark include Lars von Trierwho co-created the Dogme movement, and multiple award-winners Susanne Bier and Nicolas Winding Refn.
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