curriculum

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

cur·ric·u·lum

noun \-ləm\

: the courses that are taught by a school, college, etc.

plural cur·ric·u·la\-lə\ also cur·ric·u·lums

Full Definition of CURRICULUM

1
:  the courses offered by an educational institution
2
:  a set of courses constituting an area of specialization

Examples of CURRICULUM

  1. The college has a liberal arts curriculum.

Origin of CURRICULUM

New Latin, from Latin, running, course
First Known Use: 1824

Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis

Rhymes with CURRICULUM

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