directed study

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Noun1.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"
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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On March 8th, the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) completed a directed study inspection at WuXi's drug safety evaluation center in its Suzhou facility with two minor findings.
In 2013-2014, for example, three students participated in a directed study that examined how Chinese languages and culture are taught in the United States.
For the Specialisation in Global Studies there is one required paper (PCSS587) and at least 60 points from a choice of three other global studies papers (PCSS588, 589 & 507) and requisite research components such as a Directed Study (DSOE590 (30 points), or Dissertation (DSOE592), or Thesis (DSOE593) (90 points).
The first two levels of the course are offered by CTC Aviation as part of the CTC Wings training programme, and the third level is achieved with easyJet through the undertaking of type rating, line training and two modules of directed study while the pilots are flying for easyJet.
EPA Announces Final Study Plan to Assess Hydraulic Fracturing/Congressionally directed study will evaluate potential impacts on drinking water (press release].
Each student takes a nature writing course, a photography course, a history, and geography course and a directed study project related to their major field of study.
He said that, for students with "aggressive schedules," such as honors classes and school activities, "directed study does play a part."
The exhibitors will be agencies offering gap-year programs - opportunities for high school graduates that may include travel, cultural immersion, directed study, service, internship opportunities and more.
military's 2005 Quadrennial Defense Review, a congressionally directed study of military plans....
Closet Fetish started as a directed study project for a Hawaii Pacific University media strategy course.