course of study

1. an integrated course of academic studies

he was admitted to a new program at the university

Syn: ↑program, ↑programme, ↑curriculum, ↑syllabus
Derivationally related forms: ↑curricular (for: ↑curriculum)
Hypernyms: ↑information, ↑info
Part Meronyms: ↑course of lectures
2. education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings

he took a course in basket weaving


flirting is not unknown in college classes

Syn: ↑course, ↑course of instruction, ↑class
Part Meronyms:

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1. : the total number of courses offered by a school or college or by one of its branches : curriculum
2. : course 4c

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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