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Meaning of “sandwich course” in the English Dictionary

"sandwich course" in British English

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sandwich coursenoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​collegecourse consisting of ​periods of ​study with ​periods of ​work between them so that ​students get ​practicalexperience
(Definition of sandwich course from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sandwich course" in Business English

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sandwich coursenoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a college ​course consisting of ​periods of ​study with ​periods of ​work in ​business or ​industry between them so that ​students get practical ​experience: If you have relevant ​industryexperience through a sandwich ​course, use it.
(Definition of sandwich course from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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