didactics


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di·dac·tics

 (dī-dăk′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
Instruction; teaching; pedagogy.

didactics

(dɪˈdæktɪks)
n
(Education) (functioning as singular) the art or science of teaching

didactics

- The art or science of teaching.
See also related terms for teaching.

didactics

the art or science of teaching.
See also: Learning
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.didactics - the activities of educating or instructingdidactics - 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"
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"
education - the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university)
classroom project - a school task requiring considerable effort
classwork - the part of a student's work that is done in the classroom
homework, prep, preparation - preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)
lesson - a task assigned for individual study; "he did the lesson for today"
coeducation - education of men and women in the same institutions
continuing education - a program of instruction designed primarily for adult students who participate part-time
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"
elementary education - education in elementary subjects (reading and writing and arithmetic) provided to young students at a grade school
extension service, university extension, extension - an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students
extracurricular activity - educational activities not falling within the scope of the regular curriculum
higher education - education provided by a college or university
secondary education - education beyond the elementary grades; provided by a high school or college preparatory school
team teaching - a method of coordinated classroom teaching involving a team of teachers working together with a single group of students
work-study program - an educational plan in which students alternate between paid employment and formal study
point system - a system of evaluation based on awarding points according to rules
education - the gradual process of acquiring knowledge; "education is a preparation for life"; "a girl's education was less important than a boy's"
academic program - (education) a program of education in liberal arts and sciences (usually in preparation for higher education)
Department of Education, Education Department, Education - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979
tuition, tuition fee - a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education); "tuition and room and board were more than $25,000"
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After reading several books on anthropology, education, and didactics, Alexey Alexandrovitch drew up a plan of education, and engaging the best tutor in Petersburg to superintend it, he set to work, and the subject continually absorbed him.
SimPraxis training modules provide a level of detailed surgical training unmatched outside of the operating room experience through the use of high-fidelity video in highly interactive simulations, didactics, and anatomy quizzes, which now run on the iPad as well as personal computer.
The family therapy component consists of didactics and direct supervision.
Cheerfully embracing fiction and forgery instead of didactics and discursiveness, the show unfolded as a convoluted narrative in space and time.
Through the Case Conceptualization and workbook, the system allows the youngster to systematically address the underlying conglomerate of personality disorders as well as, the specific didactics necessary, the sexual offending and/or anger/aggression.
Each course involves an extensive laboratory experience in addition to classroom didactics.
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If you follow the didactics, you get a very good sense of where the Buddhist religion goes.
Furthermore, the ingenious dialogue between painting, sculpture and the viewer was emphasised throughout 'The Sacred Made Real', and, in keeping with this, labelling and didactics were minimal; commentary was judiciously restricted to a little booklet, rather like a devotional chapbook.
The role of education, methodology and didactics is considered more crucial in the eLearning.
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Typical for the constructivist didactics is that the pupil has an active role in training; he must be treated democratically by the teacher, not to reproduce, but to demonstrate the understanding and solve real situations.