correspondence course

noun

Definition of correspondence course

: a course offered by a correspondence school

Examples of correspondence course in a Sentence

  1. She took a correspondence course in world religions.

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First Known Use of correspondence course

1902


CORRESPONDENCE COURSE Defined for English Language Learners

correspondence course

noun

Definition of correspondence course for English Language Learners

  • : a class in which students receive lessons and assignments in the mail or by e-mail and then return completed assignments in order to receive a grade


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