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seminar 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈseməˌnär/,
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seminars, plural;
  1. A conference or other meeting for discussion or training

  2. A class at a college or university in which a topic is discussed by a teacher and a small group of students


  1. any meeting for an exchange of ideas
  2. a course offered for a small group of advanced students
  3. Seminar is, generally, a form of academic instruction, either at an academic institution or offered by a commercial or professional organization. ...
  4. Seminar is the second album by Sir Mix-a-Lot.
  5. A class held for advanced studies in which students meet regularly to discuss original research, under the guidance of a professor; A meeting held for the exchange of useful information by members of a common business community
  6. (Seminars) To assist businesses in the development of business plans and to manage change.
  7. (Seminars) USE Training courses
  8. (Seminars) educates other callers.
  9. (Seminars) for powerpoint lectuers in biology and medical fields.
  10. (Seminars) n.: From "semi" and "arse", hence, any half-assed discussion.
  11. (Seminars) smaller discussion groups, say, between 6 and 15 students, more common in Arts and Social Science faculties.
  12. Seminars are available July through March.
  13. Any meeting for exchanging information and holding discussions. Sometimes these are problem-solving sessions where the participants have similar needs or problems identified.
  14. A seminar is, ideally, a small-group teaching situation in which a subject is discussed, in depth, by the participants.
  15. brings together participants in an international group around a topic and provides a platform for discussion and to exchange good practices. ...
  16. A seminar generally refers to upper-year courses where the number of students is small and the emphasis is on discussion amongst the professor and his/her students. See also "tutorial".
  17. A class that has a group discussion format rather than a lecture format.
  18. is a meeting that calls for a high degree of participation; primarily used for training purposes.  The leader is both a content expert and a discussion leader. The term may also be used about a group of experienced people who wish to share their experiences. ...
  19. A small class (generally about 12-15 students) engaged in the study of a specific subject under the mentoring of a faculty member. Typically only offered at the junior, senior, and graduate levels.
  20. A learning session for a fixed number of participants, in which each member is expected to contribute usually led by an expert in the subject of the seminar.
  21. A small group of students studying a subject under direction of a faculty member. Although practices vary, students may do original research and exchange results through informal lectures, reports, and discussions.
  22. An opportunity for small-group discussion and presentations, which are often linked to lectures, and give every student a chance to participate and develop his or her skills.
  23. Features regular, formal meetings, a syllabus, and discussions of assigned readings. Generally limited to twelve participants.
  24. A teaching class, overseen by a lecturer, in which anything from half a dozen to about 35 student discuss and maybe even do exercises. They're similar to tutorials but involve more students.
  25. Normally a discussion-based meeting of a smaller group of students, led by a tutor.