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Publication Date

Summer 1995


Course syllabus for EDAD 601 Curriculum Development and Learning Theories

Course description: An analysis of the basic determinants of curriculum; factors influencing design, current trends, and school reforms, including experimental programs and practices. Theories and methods of learning and models of teaching in the classroom will be emphasized as they relate to sociological and cultural factors of all children from different social and ethnic backgrounds. Special education programs are included. Methods are outlined for evaluating the effectiveness of curricula and programs.