Course

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.

HYPERLINK: http://uis.unesco.org/en/glossary
 

 

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.

HYPERLINK: http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/ramon/nomenclatures/index.cfm?TargetUrl=LST_NOM_DTL_GLOSSARY&StrNom=CODED2&StrLanguageCode=EN

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