coursework


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coursework

(ˈkɔːsˌwɜːk)
n
(Education) written or oral work completed by a student within a given period, which is assessed as an integral part of an educational course
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Noun1.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
work - activity directed toward making or doing something; "she checked several points needing further work"
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"
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Guidance published by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority ( the body in charge of GCSEs and A-levels ( revealed a growing problem from internet plagiarism among children doing exam coursework.
These characteristics included the frequency with which students' professors linked their coursework to their Project SHINE experience, the importance that their professors placed on reflection activities, and the quality of students' Project SHINE training and ongoing support.
Caoimhe contacted the teacher who said she had never marked her coursework at a C grade, ever, and that she was as disappointed as Caoimhe.
The programs aim to prepare teenagers for college and the workforce with coursework that counts toward graduation requirements at both secondary and postsecondary institutions.
The panel found that, among other things, Miss Dodds, who did not attend the hearing: | Failed to keep one or more pupils coursework secure; | Took pupils' coursework home or lost it; | Submitted marks for one or more pupils that exceeded the quality of the coursework and did not reflect that the work was unfinished; | Had herself contributed to some of the coursework; | Had acted dishonestly in the way she behaved; | Had attempted to conceal the fact that one or more pupils had not completed their practical coursework.
Police said the woman, who was "beside herself with worry", faced the prospect of having to re-take parts of her degree unless the coursework was returned.
In addition to coursework in their major, students in the CMPH program take six required core courses (epidemiology, biostatistics, social behavior, environmental health, global health, and the U.
Bedwas High School's assistant headteacher Tom Stancombe told the hearing that the pupils' coursework accounted for 60% of their final GCSE grade, yet the projects of 21 pupils were not submitted.
It reveals teachers' concerns that the move to axe traditional coursework and replace it with "controlled assessment" has put pupils' learning at risk.
TAOPED is for busy professionals who want an effortless way to store the continuing education credits they earn from their professional coursework, stay on track with their credential or license renewal requirements, and analyze the ways they earn their continuing education credits, regardless of provider, venue, topic, field, or credential.
Mr Oldham admitted that he did not submit marks and coursework in accordance with the science department deadline of May 5 2008, "thereby adversely affecting the efficient internal moderation of said marks and/or coursework".
Prof Chambers said: "A lot of plagiarism in coursework is because students can copy work so easily from the internet.