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Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

EducationCurriculum DevelopmentPedagogyPlanning
Learners taking this Course are
  • Teachers
  • Writers
  • Executive Directors
  • Professors
  • Therapists

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 15 hours to complete

Suggested: 3-4 hours per week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Getting to know the curriculum

5 videos (Total 32 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Lecture 1: The concept of Curriculum8m
Lecture 2: Aspects of Curriculum9m
Lecture 3: Teacher’s Curriculum5m
Lecture 4: Adapting to Curriculum6m
6 readings
Syllabus10m
FAQ10m
Grading and Logistics10m
Portfolio10m
Peer Assessment Overview10m
Outline for Week One10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 120m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Curriculum development

5 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Lecture 2: The Need for Curriculum7m
Lecture 3: Curriculum Process8m
Lecture 4: Management of the Curriculum5m
Interview 1: Looking at weeks one and two14m
1 reading
Outline for Week Two10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 220m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Putting students first

4 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Lecture 2: Learning is Student-Specific10m
Lecture 3: Theories of Student Learning8m
Lecture 4: Student-Centered Teaching8m
1 reading
Outline for Week Three10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 320m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Putting Curriculum to Work

6 videos (Total 45 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Lecture 2: Designing Learning Activities5m
Lecture 3: Planning the Lesson7m
Lecture 4: Bringing Lessons to Life6m
Copy of Lecture 1: Issues of Interpretation6m
Interview two: Looking at weeks three and four12m
1 reading
Outline for Week Four10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 420m
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Top reviews from Foundations of Teaching for Learning: Curriculum

By HHMar 4th 2018

Foundations of Teaching for Learning: Curriculum course added a lot t my knowledge and practice as a school leader. I advise that anyone who works in the education field take this course.

By RVSep 14th 2017

This is a great course for all involved in education. I am a freelancer and develop many courses so it gave me good insight into many elements that were confusing before. Thanks a lot.

Instructors

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Associate Professor Suseela Malakolunthu

Director of the Leadership for Learning and Research Network
University of Malaya, Malaysia
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Professor John MacBeath

Professor Emeritus
University of Cambridge, UK

About Commonwealth Education Trust

The Commonwealth Education Trust invests in primary and secondary education and the professional development of teachers throughout their careers. Through education it seeks to enhance the opportunities for children from all walks of life to contribute to the sustainable development of their communities. ...

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