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Meaning of CURRICULUM

Pronunciation:  ku'rikyulum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a course of academic studies; "he was admitted to a new program at the university"
 

CURRICULUM is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: course of study, program, syllabus
 
 See Also: course of lectures, degree program, info, information, reading program

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cur*ric"u*lum\ (k?r-r?k"?-l?m), n.; pl. E.
{Curriculums} (-l?mz), L. {Curricula} (-l?). [L. See
{Curricle}.]
1. A race course; a place for running.

2. A course; particularly, a specified fixed course of study,
   as in a university.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: academic specialty, area, classical education, core curriculum, course, course of study, discipline, elective, field, general education, general studies, humanities, liberal arts, major, minor, proseminar, quadrivium, refresher course, scientific education, seminar, specialty, study, subdiscipline, subject, technical education, trivium
 

 

 

 

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