Independent study definition

Independent study means a subject/program/activity that a person pursues autonomously that meets standards for approval criteria in the rules and includes a posttest.
Independent study means any course or activity in which there is no real-time interaction between the training provider and the licensee, such as courses offered on the Internet.
Independent study means an educational process designed to permit a participant to learn a given subject under a learning contract with a CPE program sponsor.

Examples of Independent study in a sentence

  • Independent study courses are directed independent study by arrangement.


More Definitions of Independent study

Independent study means a self-directed course or study of a selected topic under the supervision of a teacher or the auspices of a university.
Independent study means academic work selected or designed by the student with the approval of the appropriate department of a college or university under faculty supervision. This work typically occurs outside of the regular classroom structure.
Independent study means tertiary level academic study approved by the Controlling Authority and completed substantially in the members own time and funded by the member and includes study where a Tertiary Education Assistance Scheme (TEAS) loan or Controlling Authority approved study leave is utilised.
Independent study means an arrangement between an instructor and a student in which the instructor is responsible for assigning work activity or skill objectives to the student, personally providing needed instruction, assessing the student’s progress, and assigning a final grade. Credit hours shall be assigned according to the practice of assigning credits in similar courses;
Independent study means a subject, program or activity that a person pursues autonomously that meets the standards for approval criteria in these rules and includes a test at the conclusion of the study. Independent study includes programs conducted using television, the Internet, video, sound-recorded programs, correspondence work, and other similar media.
Independent study means a self-paced learning activity undertaken by the participant in an unstructured setting under the guidance of and monitored by an approved provider. This term shall include self-study programs, distance learning, and authorship.
Independent study is defined as a project other than academic course work or instructional programs undertaken by an employee to improve his/her professional competence and effectiveness. This may include certificates or certification programs.