Class Hour

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Class Hour

 

(1) The amount of time, lasting from 45 to 50 minutes, that elapses during a single classroom period in an educational institution.

(2) The amount of material to be studied during a class hour. Curricula and programs of study in educational institutions are planned in terms of class hours. Class hours are also the units used in planning a course’s subject matter, in keeping records of work that has been completed, and in appraising the work of some categories of teachers.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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