A seminar is generally understood to be a small group meeting in which students and a tutor discuss information on a chosen topic. They may be called something else such as "tutorial groups". Seminars provide an opportunity to explore topics by discussion, and to identify and sort out any problems.
At the heart of the faculty Seminars are elective Study Groups, each designed to provide an academic focus for the participant's experience, and to take advantage of the Study Group leader's expertise.
National Seminar. Each year the Canadian Student Debating Federation holds the National Debating Seminar, an event which aims to expose students to the art of debating while providing an opportunity for cultural exchange between young people from all regions of the country.