University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

EDUC 7551 - Curriculum Development and Innovation

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Incompatible: EDUC 6551
Assessment: 10 Quizzes/Discussion Board Entries 10%, Flipping the Classroom for Higher Order Thinking 30%, Evaluative framework 20%, The Coherent Curriculum 40%

This course introduces students to the ideas and procedures involved in curriculum development, innovation and evaluation. It will enable students to ensure that the approaches to learning and teaching benefit from the use of ICT in advancing the understanding and appreciation of knowledge as well as of innovative practice. The course first examines some general and basic issues related to designing a curriculum. Some curriculum design models will be considered and their implications for multimedia approaches to learning, teaching and assessment discussed. Consideration will also be given to teaching of values, as well as design, development and evaluation of curricula and the implementation of innovative curricula.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
19226 LEC0 50 32 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Note: This lecture is pre-recorded and can be viewed any time after publication in MyUni. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11303 TU01 45 35 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 12pm - 2pm Nexus10, 812, Teaching Room
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 12pm - 2pm Nexus10, 812, Teaching Room
11304 TU02 30 22 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class