Module aims: • This module is designed to help students understand and apply the principles and trends of curriculum development in their own context. • It will also support learners to plan an educational needs assessment. • It will help you understand the role of quality assurance agencies and standards in shaping curricula.
Outcomes: Analyse the concept of: ‘curriculum’ Apply curriculum and needs assessment principles in the design of a unit, a module or a whole programme. Demonstrate how curriculum trends, quality assurance and quality enhancement are considered when designing curricula Propose an approach to curriculum evaluation, one that’s relevant to your own context