half-course

half-course

[′haf ¦kȯrs]
(mining engineering)
The drift or opening driven at an angle of about 45° to the strike and in the plane of the seam.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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DURs can be offered as either a full-credit or half-course credit for faculty and for students.
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In addition the incumbent will be required to teach a total of two half-course units in an associated course(s), will sit on the Technical Resources Committee, and will be expected to be involved in, and be aware of research in chemical education."
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