correspondence course


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correspondence course

n.
An educational course offered by a correspondence school.

correspond′ence course`


n.
a course of instruction provided by a correspondence school.
[1900–05]

correspondence course

A course of instruction carried out by mail rather than attendance at an institution.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.correspondence course - a course offered (by mail) by a correspondence school
course, course of instruction, course of study, class - education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
Translations
دورَة بالمُراسَلـه
dálkový korespondenční kurs
brevkursuskorrespondancekursus
bréfanámskeiî
diaľkový kurz
mektupla öğretim

correspondence course

ncorso per corrispondenza

correspond

(korəˈspond) verb
1. (with to) to be similar; to match. A bird's wing corresponds to the arm and hand in humans.
2. (with with) to be in agreement with; to match.
3. to communicate by letter (with). Do they often correspond (with each other)?
ˌcorreˈspondence noun
1. agreement; similarity or likeness.
2. (communication by) letters. I must deal with that (big pile of) correspondence.
ˌcorreˈspondent noun
1. a person with whom one exchanges letters. He has correspondents all over the world.
2. a person who contributes news to a newspaper etc. He's foreign correspondent for `The Times'.
ˌcorreˈsponding adjective
similar, matching. The rainfall this month is not as high as for the corresponding month last year.
correspondence course
a course of lessons by post. a correspondence course in accountancy.
References in classic literature ?
He came out of his hiding place and followed stealthily, or as stealthily as the fact that he had not even taken a correspondence course in creeping allowed.
He took correspondence courses in soils and fertilizers, animal husbandry and every related subject; kept a steady stream of letters flowing to and from both Washington and the State Agricultural College.
Agravaine was a good deal better equipped than his contemporaries with grey matter, but his height in his socks was but five feet four; and his muscles, though he had taken three correspondence courses in physical culture, remained distressingly flaccid.
Regarding the "degree" from Portsmouth University, Martin claims he was duped by a fraudster whom he had paid to do a correspondence course.
It is not like a correspondence course so attending classes is very important," the official said.
Many are enrolled in the Army Correspondence Course Program or resident or online college courses.
She cannot wait to get going on her correspondence course.
70% of units surveyed had designated safety officers that had not attended the Submarine Safety Officer course, or in the interim, had completed the Safety Supervisor's correspondence course (NAVEDTRA 14167F).
In 2003 CDE embarked on a new educational venture, developing a CD-ROM-based correspondence course that was first deployed in April 2004.
Whilst there he gained his FSMC by correspondence course and in 1949 opened his main practice in Carmarthen and a branch in Cross Hands.
I passed the exams by correspondence course in the early fifties while I was an office manager in a small Norfolk manufacturing company and I used them to obtain a chief cost accountant's job in India (two years as a RAF navigator in India probably helped).
It cuts the waiting period for veterans to enroll in a benefits-paid correspondence course from 10 to five days.

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