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curriculum

Graduate education
A formal didactic program for teaching a particular subject which, in a residency program (US), includes rotations, conferences, syllabi on assigned reading and areas of emphasis.

Medspeak-UK
A statement of the intended aims and objectives, content, experiences, outcomes and processes of an education and training programme in the UK, including a description of the structure and expected methods of learning, teaching, feedback and supervision. The curriculum should set out what knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviours the learner will achieve.

curriculum

Graduate education A formal didactic program for teaching a particular subject which, in a residency program includes rotations, conferences, syllabi on assigned reading and areas of emphasis. See Residency, 2+2 curriculum.

curriculum

(kŭ-rik′yŭ-lŭm) (′yŭ-lă) plural.curriculuaplural.curriculums [L. curriculum, running, a race]
1. A course of study.
2. An outline or summary of available courses of study in an academic discipline, an educational institution, or a particular specialty.

curriculum,

n a course of study; the linked series of academic courses leading to mastery of a discipline.
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This model maintains a connection to the community, yet it lacks a definite and specific connection to the public school curriculum.
The late 1980s saw the introduction of the curriculum stage when career education became part and parcel of the regular school curriculum.
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Within the longue duree of the classical heritage of Spanish culture, he takes under consideration the period in which the studia humanitatis became central in the school curriculum.
In addition, a separate middle school curriculum is used during a summer component of the program.
New Delhi, May 30 ( ANI ): Noted journalist and BJP member M J Akbar has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his decision not to be a part of the school curriculum.
Premier Gordon Campbell in protest of mandatory changes to that province's high school curriculum that include the recognition of homosexuality as normal and acceptable.
The poll also showed that 38 percent believe creationism should supplant evolution entirely in the public school curriculum, while 49 percent are opposed to teaching creationism in place of evolution.
The vapid integration of online video into education-related Web sites is bringing user control and powerful new dimensions to the school curriculum that have never before been possible.
If we do, then it means that they should be included in the hallowed realm of the school curriculum and not slighted as "mere" talents or aptitudes to be exercised only during extracurricular activities.
The importance of (the project) is that it provides an enhancement to secondary school curriculum, providing secondary school students an opportunity to develop some skills online in relationship to this trade," says Sharon Orlak, project manager with the Rainbow District School Board.

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