course of instruction

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Noun1.course of instruction - education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
coursework - work assigned to and done by a student during a course of study; usually it is evaluated as part of the student's grade in the course
adult education - a course (via lectures or correspondence) for adults who are not otherwise engaged in formal study
art class - a class in which you learn to draw or paint
childbirth-preparation class - a course that teaches pregnant women to use breathing and concentration and exercise techniques to use during labor
lesson - a unit of instruction; "he took driving lessons"
correspondence course - a course offered (by mail) by a correspondence school
course of lectures - a series of lectures dealing with a subject
directed study - a course of study that is supervised and controlled by a specialist in the subject; "he registered for directed study"; "he got credit for directed study"; "he did directed study"
elective, elective course - a course that the student can select from among alternatives
extension course - a course offered as part of an extension service
home study - a course of study carried out at home rather than in a classroom
industrial arts - a course in the methods of using tools and machinery as taught in secondary schools and technical schools
orientation course, orientation - a course introducing a new situation or environment
propaedeutic, propaedeutics - a course that provides an introduction to an art or science (or to more advanced study generally)
refresher course, refresher - a course that reviews and updates a topic for those who have not kept abreast of developments
required course - a course that all students are required to take
seminar - a course offered for a small group of advanced students
shop class, shop - a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity); "I built a birdhouse in shop"
workshop - a brief intensive course for a small group; emphasizes problem solving
lecturing, lecture - teaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class)
class period, course session, recitation - a regularly scheduled session as part of a course of study
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Willoughby's selfishness, though consistent as Helen saw with real affection for his daughter, made her determined to have the girl to stay with her, even if she had to promise a complete course of instruction in the feminine graces.
a regular course of instruction but comes of the reading of occult
Miss Ophelia began with Topsy by taking her into her chamber, the first morning, and solemnly commencing a course of instruction in the art and mystery of bed-making.
There were ten versions of the Course of Instruction from the 1920s to the 1950s, as shown in Table 1, which takes as an example the Reading subject statements for Year 3 and 7.
Prior to 1999, the laboratory assistant requirements were stated in regulation, Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) Chapter 652, and did not contain a provision for the course of instruction and national examination, [but rather] only six (6) months of training approved by the Board (Nevada State Board of Health).
The Alabama POSTC adopted this program recently as a standard course of instruction for Alabama police supervisors.
There's a new sparkle in his eye next February, when he changes one of his addresses and starts a course of instruction that leads to a few headaches for his folks.
And they emphasize that those who aren't promoted will not actually repeat a grade, receiving instead a different course of instruction.
One hopes that, since the ritual process of dissertation is past, Professor Haymes will seriously engage the debate over urban space and produce out of his own very important discipline a useful course of instruction for those who wish critically to engage an active, fiercely productive, and extraordinarily perceptive community of black urban students in search of learning.
Education requires a personal approach and therefore, demands a relevant course of instruction.
Critique: Impressively well written, exceptionally well organized and presented, "Exploring Tarot Using Radiant Rider-Waite" is a complete course of instruction under one cover and very highly recommended for personal, professional, community, and academic library Metaphysical Studies reference collections in general, and Tarot Reading supplemental studies lists in particular.
Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video" offers a complete and comprehensive course of instruction under one cover, making it very highly recommended for personal, professional, technical college, and university library Cinematic Studies instructional reference collections and as a film school curriculum course text book.