What is curriculum design? (Personalise curriculum (TED Talk) (Go through…
What is curriculum design?
Personalise curriculum (TED Talk)
Go through preparatory material before or after the class
Can enrich topic based on individual interest by going through optional materials
Retrieval questions - online, everyone has to take it and get the right answers
Characteristics of a well-designed curriculum
Define what student must demonstrate
= Learning outcomes
Determine acceptable evidence
Plan learning experiences and instructions
What is to be learned?
How well ? (The grading standards)
How would it determine whether learning outcomes are achieved at the appropriate standard?
Angelo's seven Cs of successful curriculum design
Learning that will last
Learning activities and assessments connection to the intended Learning outcomes
Consistent with larger institutional values
Connection to students' future careers
Connection to their course of study
It is using constructivism as a framework to guide decision-making at all stages in instructional design
Curriculum and assessment methods should be aligned
Teaching/Learning activities (TLAs) should be selected specifically addressing a desired performance of understanding
... coherence between assessment, teaching strategies and intended learning outcomes in an educational programme (McMahon & Thakore, 2006)
Learning objectives first - Backward design (?)
Coherent curriculum design
Giving coherent story across courses and other courses students study
Tune with other course
Similar teaching techniques
If teachers teach same thing in a different way, students would be confused.