directed study

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a course of study that is supervised and controlled by a specialist in the subject

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There will also be some directed study with a clinical educator and assessments to undertake.
1 As a member of the 169th graduating class of the FBI National Academy, Captain Bellew introduced this technology to law enforcement as a directed study project in conjunction with the Education and Communication Arts Unit, FBI Academy, Quantico, Virginia.
He studied at the University of Saskatchewan where he earned a Juris Doctor in Common Law, completed a directed study in Aboriginal Law at the University of Turku in Finland, and an Honours Degree in Political Science at Carleton University in Ottawa.
The new directed study classes do count toward the state-required "time on learning," which sets a standard of 990 hours.
The program consists of 4 days of classroom training, months of directed study, video (including textbooks & study guides, e-learning lessons, technical tests) and completion of a final Capstone project.
As part of this significant launch, a major refurbishment has taken place to include new IT suites, a resource room and library, refurbished classrooms, a student lounge and open learning area for students to relax and have state-of-the-art facilities for self directed study.
In the sixth form there is a strong emphasis on academic achievement, directed study, careers advice and making a difference in both the school and local community.
About 50 seniors have volunteered for the program, which takes place during the students' directed study.
I think it really helps us to set the right tone with our students; that they'll be learning the material through directed study, but there is real-time help and instruction if they need it," says Martin.
The University of Michigan's Department of Aerospace Engineering has completed a directed study project for the design and feasibility of the Peace Star.
Through its online campus and its directed study programs, Capella University currently teaches more than 1,800 students throughout the U.