DEFINITION 1: Unit of instruction comprising a sequence of educational activities in a particular field or range of related fields of education. This can also be referred to as a ‘module’, ‘unit’ or ‘subject’.
SOURCE: UIS Glossary, UIS- UNESCO.
DEFINITION 2: A planned series of single learning activities in a particular range of subject-matters offered by a provider. (Adapted from the definition of courses for formal education, ISCED 97, glossary page 41)
SOURCE: Eurostat's Concepts and Definitions Database, RAMON-Eurostat, European Union.