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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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The "Summer Scholars Academy" is a bridge program that assists new students who are not yet ready for college-level course-work by providing full scholarships for developmental education course-work and other support during the summer prior to their freshman year in college.
HUNDREDS of Mersey-side students are paying to get their degree course-work written for them to ensure they pass.
As well as exams, course-work will be overhauled to ensure that pupils cannot cheat or rely on help from third parties or the internet.