A college or university course that is particularly easy or requires little effort. I thought the entry-level psychology class would be a snap course, but it ended up being one of the hardest of the semester! I wish I had taken more classes that I was actually interested in, instead of padding my degree with snap courses for easy credits.
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n. an easy course (in school). I took a snap course in algebra and flunked it.
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