snap course

snap course

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.
See also: course, snap

snap course

n. an easy course (in school). I took a snap course in algebra and flunked it.
See also: course, snap
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In addition, students were required to submit an advanced nursing project in any of the clinical areas studied during the basic SNAP course.
Consultation with previous SNAP participants provided individualized assistance to school nurses in planning and implementing care for handicapped children and reinforcement of knowledge gained from the SNAP course.
And there remains the tactic of students taking snap courses for easy grades.