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survey course

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noun \ˈsər-ˌvā-\

Simple Definition of survey course

  • : a class at a college or university that gives general information about a subject for students who have not studied it before : an introductory course at a college or university

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of survey course

  1. :  a course treating briefly the chief topics of a broad field of knowledge

1916

First Known Use of survey course

1916


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