History and Theory of Curriculum

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Course No: EDUC.6370-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8815

Course Description

This course examines the historical development of American curriculum from the colonial period to the present, with a focus on theories that shaped what was taught in schools, and how those theories reflected social, cultural and political values and conflicts. Particular attention will be paid to curriculum theories that have shaped contemporary curriculum, and to examination of programs that reflect those theories.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: CSCE Graduate Restrictions
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: CI
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Judith Boccia
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1410
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Ed.S. in Curriculum & Instruction, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Science Education Option

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