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Parts of courses of study

assignment

noun

work that you must do as part of a course of study or as part of your job

clinic

noun

an occasion when an expert teaches a class on their subject

coursework

noun

school work that a student must do as part of a course of study, with the mark that they achieve forming part of their exam result

credit

noun

a part of a college or university course that you have completed successfully

dissertation

noun

a long piece of writing on a particular subject that you do as part of a university degree

graduation

noun

the act of receiving a degree or other qualification after finishing your studies at a college or university

master class

noun

a lesson for advanced students given by someone who is an expert

module

noun

one of the separate units of a course of study

paper

noun

a piece of writing that is done as part of a course at school or university

placement

noun

a temporary job that is part of a course of study and that gives you experience of the work you hope to do at the end of the course. The American word is internship

seminar

noun

a class at a college or university in which a small group of students discuss a subject with a teacher

syllabus

noun

a list of the main subjects in a course of study

term paper

noun

a long piece of writing on a particular subject that you do as part of a course in high school, college, or university

text

noun

a piece of writing such as a book or play that you study for an examination or for research

text

noun

a short piece of writing that you discuss or answer questions about

thesis

noun

a long piece of writing that is the final part of an advanced university degree

tutorial

noun

a lesson in which a student or a small group of students discusses a subject with a tutor, especially at a university or college

unit

noun

one of the parts that an educational book or course of study is divided into

work placement

noun

a temporary job that you do as part of a course of study in order to get practical training and experience

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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