Recent Examples of syllabus from the Web
That 1949 novel, a staple of high school syllabuses, has returned to the best-seller lists since the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, jibing with worries about the rebirth of fascism in democratic countries.
That’s not as true for new methods of classroom teaching that can boost reading skills, or for changes in the syllabus that improve science literacy.
The list of names reads like a syllabus to an introductory class on Royals history.
Professor Malan, in an email, said the guidelines in the course syllabus were clear.
That’s like a college syllabus in political science.
But his speech was probably much longer, researchers believe, based on a 1945 syllabus for the class.
Earlier this year, Solange saw her own forceful album about black womanhood, A Seat at the Table, inspire a syllabus that drew on material submitted by young women of color.
In December 2015 it was refused a place on Israel’s high-school Hebrew literature syllabus by the...
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Origin and Etymology of syllabus
Late Latin, alteration of Latin sillybus label for a book, from Greek sillybos
First Known Use: circa 1656See Words from the same year
SYLLABUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of syllabus for English Language Learners
: a list of the topics or books that will be studied in a course
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