course of study

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n course of study education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings "he took a course in basket weaving","flirting is not unknown in college classes"
    • n course of study an integrated course of academic studies "he was admitted to a new program at the university"
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Quotations

  • W. Clement Stone
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    “If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.”

Usage

In literature:

Ellston Hazelden, the eldest son, was in the army, of course, and Frank, the second, was in London studying law.
"Shelled by an Unseen Foe" by James Fiske
Instrumental Music is taught, but not as a part of the regular course of study.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
I have formed my plan, and am determined to enter on a course of serious study.
"Sense and Sensibility" by Jane Austen
Not exactly satisfied with the course of studies at Oberlin, he went to Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
The subject of attack is seldom assigned to any particular period in the course of study.
"The Psychology of Singing" by David C. Taylor
Of course all these proceedings put an end to lectures and study for the time.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
Completing with distinction the usual course of classical study at the High School of Edinburgh, he entered the University of that city.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volume VI" by Various
The majority of the colored physicians now operating in the South took a college course of education before taking up the study of medicine.
"Sparkling Gems of Race Knowledge Worth Reading" by Various
Some corroboration for the legendary tale of a "Fair Play Declaration of Independence" was found in the course of this study.
"The Fair Play Settlers of the West Branch Valley, 1769-1784" by George D. Wolf
After a course of study at the University of Edinburgh, he obtained licence as a medical practitioner.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
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In news:

The results of the study showed a 10-per-cent increase in condom use among students who had taken the course and a reduction in self-reported infections for those students who were sexually active when the course started.
Meanwhile, a control group that did not receive sit-stand desks increased sitting time throughout the course of the study.
Year of graduation from high school and college attended, along with course of study and year of graduation if it applies for the bride- and groom-to-be.
Joshua LaMay, of Ogdensburg, studied in Ethiopia this summer as a participant in St Lawrence University's Summer-term course there.
The feasibility study was the first of many long steps in setting the final course of the train routes and securing funding.
Officials say the feasibility study was the first of many steps in setting the final course of the train routes and securing funding.
A study by Glendon and Kenon suggested memory retention of first-aid skills would not be enough to save a patient six months after completion of the course.
Chief among them was a proposal to establish three separate graduation pathways to allow students to more easily graduate ahead of schedule or select courses that would prepare them for their intended field of collegiate study.
Those battles aren't part of the HLA pupils' course of study.
Study Shows Promise and Challenges of ' Hybrid ' Courses.
The study found memory impairments in people who used the drug just 10 times over the course of 12 months.
A recent study linking dental X-rays to a usually non-cancerous form of brain cancer is, of course, alarming.
Performing arts courses offer students the opportunity to explore a variety of disciplines through both active participation in group ensembles and through classroom study.
According to a study done at Investopedia someone owes you quite a bit of money – of course, it's doubtful that you'll ever see any of that green.
His course will use cooking to introduce students to soft matter physics, which involves the study of suspensions and gels.
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In science:

We can check this result by studying the tra jectory of course.
Hopping between Random Locations: Spectrum and Instanton
The existence of inflection and sextactic points on such curves has of course been much studied.
Sextactic points on a simple closed curve
Of course, the errors on the derived XLF in the COPS study are substantial given the small sample.
Multi-wavelength Surveys for Distant Clusters
In a recent study of 2810 respondents, Liljeros et al. (2001) recorded the numbers of sexual partners of men and women over the course of a year.
Random graphs as models of networks
Of course, it is also important to study what happens away from the large-monomer-type limit; our analysis here can help in solving that more difficult problem.
Embedding a Native State into a Random Heteropolymer Model: The Dynamic Approach
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