Noun course of study has 2 senses
  1. course of study, program, programme, curriculum, syllabus - an integrated course of academic studies; "he was admitted to a new program at the university"
    --1 is a kind of information, info
    --1 has parts: course of lectures
    --1 has particulars:
     crash course, crash program, crash programme; reading program; degree program
  2. course, course of study, course of instruction, class - education imparted in a series of lessons or class meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
    --2 is a kind of education, instruction, teaching, pedagogy, educational activity
    --2 has parts:
     coursework; lesson; lecture, lecturing; course session, class period, recitation
    --2 has particulars:
     adult education; art class; childbirth-preparation class; correspondence course; course of lectures; extension course; home study; industrial arts; orientation course, orientation; propaedeutic, propaedeutics; refresher course, refresher; seminar; shop class, shop; workshop