Pre-requisites: EDU6196, EDU6920

Honours Degree plus university teaching experience

Aims/Description: This module focuses on issues relating to curriculum design and how this relates to our values concerning learning, students, knowledge and society. Themes which may be considered are: - Relationships between the curriculum and the needs of society - Values underlying the curriculum - Appropriateness of pre-specified objectives - Negotiation and ownership of the curriculum - Relationships between content and process

Staff Contact: HERRICK TIM
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