Designing and assessing courses and curricula : a practical guide / Robert M. Diamond.
By: Diamond, Robert M.
Contributor(s): Diamond, Robert M. Designing and improving courses and curricula in higher education.Material type: TextSeries: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series. Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, c1998Edition: Rev. ed., 2nd ed.Description: xxii, 321 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0787910309 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Universities and colleges -- Curricula -- United States | Curriculum planning -- United States | Curriculum evaluation -- United States
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Rev. ed. of: Designing and improving courses and curricula in higher education. 1st ed. c1989.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-314) and indexes.
ch. 1. Learning-centered approach to course and curriculum design -- ch. 2. Systematic design: model and benefits -- ch. 3. Making the decision to go ahead -- ch. 4. Getting started -- ch. 5. Linking goals, courses, and curricula -- ch. 6. Gathering and analyzing essential data -- ch. 7. Developing a design for an ideal course or curriculum -- ch. 8. Adjusting from the ideal to the possible -- ch. 9. Clarifying instructional goals and objectives -- ch. 10. Designing assessment instruments and procedures -- ch. 11. Designing the learning experience -- ch. 12. Selecting and using technology -- ch. 13. Developing a learning-centered syllabus -- ch. 14. Cultivating a respect for diversity -- ch. 15. Implementing, evaluating, and refining the course or curriculum -- ch. 16. Learning from experience.