EDUC 560 : Principles of Instruction

An examination of foundations, principles and concepts inherent in the field of curriculum. Focuses on the qualities of a good instructor, the basic instructional methods, and the kinds of behavior that causes learning to take place. Involves knowledge of, and understanding about learning, methods and strategies for program planning, design, implementation, and evaluation. Includes the development of working skills needed in cooperative planning, curriculum revision and related research in the areas of brain-based learning, styles, and the multiple intelligences.