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Meaning of "joint honours" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF JOINT HONOURS

joint honours  [dʒɔɪnt ˈɒnəz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF JOINT HONOURS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Joint honours is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES JOINT HONOURS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Joint honours degree

A joint honours degree is a specific type of degree offered generally at the Honours Bachelor's degree level by certain universities in Ireland, the UK, Canada, Malta, and Australia. In a joint honours degree, two subjects are studied concurrently within the timeframe of one honours.

Definition of joint honours in the English dictionary

The definition of joint honours in the dictionary is an honours university degree in which a student studies two separate subjects, as opposed to a single subject.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH JOINT HONOURS


bananas
bəˈnɑːnəz
confectioner´s
kənˈfɛkʃənəz
Connors
ˈkɒnəz
dry-cleaner´s
ˌdraɪˈkliːnəz
frighteners
ˈfraɪtnəz
Guianas
ɡɪˈɑːnəz
honeymooners
ˈhʌnɪˌmuːnəz
honors
ˈɒnəz
honours
ˈɒnəz
lacunae
ləˈkjuːnəz
manners
ˈmænəz
mismanners
ˌmɪsˈmænəz
partners
ˈpɑːtnəz
pufftaloonas
ˌpʌftəˈluːnəz
stationer´s
ˈsteɪʃənəz
trainers
ˈtreɪnəz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JOINT HONOURS

joint agreement
joint and several guarantee
joint and several liability
joint author
Joint Chiefs of Staff
joint committee
joint consultation
joint density function
joint estate
joint favourite
joint financing
joint heir
joint manager
joint mortgage
joint ownership
joint partner
joint passport
joint resolution
joint stock
joint venture

WORDS THAT END LIKE JOINT HONOURS

after-hours
Birthday honours
business hours
colours
combined honours
concours
contours
do the honours
favours
hours
last honours
military honours
of yours
office hours
opening hours
ours
single honours
the small hours
Tours
yours

Synonyms and antonyms of joint honours in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «joint honours» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JOINT HONOURS

Find out the translation of joint honours to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of joint honours from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «joint honours» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

联合荣誉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

honores conjuntos
570 millions of speakers

English

joint honours
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संयुक्त सम्मान
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

يكرم مشتركة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

совместные награды
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

honras conjuntas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

যুগ্ম সম্মান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bidisciplinaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penghormatan bersama
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Joint Ehrungen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ジョイント優等
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

공동 명예
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Penghormatan gabungan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

danh dự kết hợp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூட்டு மரியாதை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संयुक्त सन्मान
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Ortak onurlar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

onori comuni
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wspólne wyróżnieniem
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

спільні нагороди
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

onoruri comune
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κοινές τιμές
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gesamentlike honneurs
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gemensamma ära
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

felles æren
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of joint honours

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JOINT HONOURS»

The term «joint honours» is normally little used and occupies the 115.636 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JOINT HONOURS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «joint honours» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «joint honours» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about joint honours

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JOINT HONOURS»

Discover the use of joint honours in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to joint honours and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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British Qualifications: A Complete Guide to Educational, ...
MA Hons In the last two years students take either a Single or Joint Honours course, selection for which is made at the end of the second year of the MA. Direct entry to a three year Honours degree is also available. Law and Accountancy For ...
Kogan Page, 2004
2
The Push Guide to Choosing a University
JOINT HONOURS A 'joint' honours course is not a degree in cooking roasts of meat or rolling spliffs, but a course where you study two subjects equally. You gotta juggle. Some joint honours students complain that they don't feel properly ...
Jonathan Rich, 2004
3
Leadership and Cooperation in Academia: Reflecting on the ...
It later became plain that the Joint Honours system, with students themselves selecting the combinations to be studied, required clear departmental direction so that teaching might convey to students the core of any particular subject. But since ...
Roger Sugden, Marcela Valania, James R. Wilson, 2013
4
The Sociology and Professionalization of Economics: British ...
... degree courses mainly at polytechnics during the year, not to degrees awarded . CNAA degrees are included. rubric. The task of disentangling the total number of 'economists' from PPE or joint honours degrees is insurmountable; and ...
A. W. Bob Coats, 2005
5
Cultural History in Europe: Institutions - Themes - Perspectives
As there came to be less and less that was distinctive about cultural history courses, so students combined them more and more with other disciplines as joint honours. Early on, we had been able to resist attempts to bring us in to joint honours ...
Jörg Rogge, 2011
6
Teaching Pluralism in Economics
A fourth important consideration is that single honour economics degrees are in decline, and the great majority of students take economics courses within joint honours or combined programmes". It is obvious that the learning outcomes of ...
John Groenewegen, Belgian-Dutch Association for Institutional and Political Economy, 2007
7
New Scientist
BSc Joint Honours Degree in Engineering Science is an Interdisciplinary Degree which relates Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science to broader engineering issues and the individual subjects of Chemical, Civil, Electrical, ...
8
Public Policy for Academic Quality: Analyses of Innovative ...
Thus, a student taking a joint honours degree in say Mathematics and Business, a not unusual combination, would have a final overall grade that is the aggregate of marks from disciplines with rather different approaches to the granting of ...
David D. Dill, Maarja Beerkens, 2010
9
Students and universities: eleventh report of session ...
The change had two facets: first, the subject classification was changed and, second, the outcomes of joint-honours and combined subjects honours degrees were roughly apportioned to the relevant constituent subject headings (they had  ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee, 2009
10
A Colloquium on Southeast Asian Studies: Proceedings of an ...
A joint Honours degree in Southeast Asian Studies and an approved discipline becomes possible (a) when the Southeast Asian Studies lecturers are sufficiently numerous to mount and maintain their half of the joint degree or (b) if the related  ...
Shamsul Bahrin (Tunku.), Chandran Jeshurun, A. Terry Rambo, 1981

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JOINT HONOURS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term joint honours is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Police name two victims of A36 Warminster crash, the daughter and …
... Bratton Primary and Matravers Schools before graduating from Liverpool University with a BA joint honours in geography and archaeology. «Western Daily Press, Jul 15»
2
Clearing 2015: 'I thought: why not go for it?'
However, I had to choose a second subject because this degree was only available as a Joint Honours. With a little help from the admissions ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
Hickman confident he will be in contention at Ulster Grand Prix
... where he recorded the fastest-ever newcomer lap, took victory in the Dundrod 150 National race and shared joint honours as best newcomer ... «Newtown Abbey Times, Jul 15»
4
How to research for Ucas Clearing
... like to study somewhere with good industry connections, or maybe you would like to consider a joint honours degree and study two subjects? «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
5
Inspirational student nominated at UK's Student Employee of the Year
DeAnna Forbes-Sanchez, 22, said she grabbed every opportunity that came her way at DMU before recently completing her joint honours ... «De Montfort University, Jul 15»
6
University of Leicester graduates are being given all the right skills …
... will start offering potential students the opportunity to study a major and a minor subject alongside existing single and joint honours degrees. «Leicester Mercury, Jun 15»
7
Northern student recognized for community building
... where she was accepted in a joint honours program in psychology and knowledge integration - and will be starting an eight-month fellowship ... «Sarnia and Lambton County This Week, Jun 15»
8
Students to help poorly Derbyshire schoolboy achieve his …
We hope we get lots of support and that our guests have a wonderful time,” said Rob Hall, a Joint Honours Hospitality and Culinary Arts ... «Sheffield Telegraph, Jun 15»
9
Career Guide: Law
The college also offers a joint honours arts degree which includes law, politics and international relations. *This article was edited on June 17 ... «Irish Times, Jun 15»
10
A diverse study portfolio plus plenty of work experience will make …
Hikima Jewu graduated in 2014 recieving her BA (Hons) in Media and Marketing (Joint Honours)| but instead of choosing to further her ... «De Montfort University, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Joint honours [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/joint-honours>. Jun 2019 ».
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