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 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.
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.
On June 11, the Department announced the publication of proposed regulations designed to reduce the unnecessary regulatory burden associated with accreditor oversight of the nation's colleges and universities and streamline state authorization requirements for distance education or correspondence courses. These changes, which were developed by a diverse negotiated rulemaking committee earlier this year, are intended to promote innovation, protect students while also ensuring they have access to postsecondary options that meet their unique needs, and reduce irrelevant and overburdensome rules on institutions of higher education.
Which nonresidential university was established in the UK in 1969, to provide further education by means of correspondence courses? 3.
ROHNERT PARK, Calif: Ameritech Financial, a document preparation service company, says that while moving to a specific college's location may not work for everyone, online correspondence courses can help student loan borrowers attend the best college for them.
3 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that technical education cannot be provided through the process of correspondence courses.
Dubai: The Indian Consulate in Dubai has warned students in the UAE that it is illegal for universities from any state of India to run correspondence courses outside the state where the university is located.
You may have heard of distance learning, open learning, correspondence courses, home study and flexible courses.
They describe the process in widening to include new student voices in post-apartheid South Africa, the innovations brought forward in correspondence courses in New South Wales, in Italy (where universal inclusion is starting to matter), in urban education space, by providing gardening opportunities, in borderline space designed for voice, in landscapes that provide for spatial justice and learning communities, and in the efforts to make inclusive spaces sustainable.
Admissions for correspondence courses for the year 2014 are open and students desirous to appear in IIM-IPM examination will have opportunity to prepare themselves for their goal well in time.

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