Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Curriculum Development EPO 501 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SUBHAN EKŞİOĞLU
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SUBHAN EKŞİOĞLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

To Inform About Basic Theory and Practices Related To Curriculums and develop perspective for Present Curriculums and alternative approaches.

Course Content

Knowledge of Curriculum, Importance of Objective and Aim to Curriculum, Effective Organization of Curriculums, Constitution of Curriculum, steps in Preparing Curriculum, Alternative Approaches on Preparing Curriculum, Different Aspects on Curriculums and Criticism of New Curriculum.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Interprets of Curriculums Forms in Turkey and Other Countries. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Write of Objective and Aim When Prepare Curriculum. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Organizes Learning Activities. Self Study, Homework,
4 Criticizes Curriculum. Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Replies to Questions of Curriculum Steps. Question-Answer, Testing,
6 Determines Student Needs that take place in Curriculum Self Study, Homework,
7 Answers needs about Curriculum Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
8 Developments New Aspects on Curriculum Development Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
9 Developments Alternative Curriculum Approaches Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Planning and Development of Curriculum: development, history and definition of curriculum in turkey and other countries
2 Objectives and Aims of Education on Curriculum
3 Definition of effective education objectives and organized Learning Activities.
4 Evaluation of Learning Activities and Aims of Curriculums.
5 Criticisim of Curriculums in terms of Technological/Behavioral aspects.
6 What are the Other Ways of Curriculum Development? Which Critical Questions should be made up Before Curriculum Planning?
7 What needs should take place in definition of curriculum? Approaches in Curriculums and John Dewey.
8 Alternative Curriculum Development Approaches
9 Curriculum Development
10 Basic Problems about Curriculum Development
11 Curriculum Development Actions
12 New Aspects to Curriculum Development
13 Ideology and course Books
14 Criticism of New Turkish Curriculum.
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Define the basic concepts of education and training programs X
2 Theoretical foundations of curriculum development (historical, philosophical, psychological, social, economic, personal, and subject area) to establish the relationship between X
3 The Program design approaches to compare X
4 Selecting the appropriate program development models for needs X
5 Drafting program X
6 All aspects of the evaluation of a training program gaining qualifications X
7 A critical evaluation of education systems in different countries X
8 Monitoring developments in the field of education and training programs X
9 Changes in the social, economic and cultural dimensions of education programs in the community realized the impact assessment X
10 The method of teaching techniques and strategies to use in teaching field X
11 The concepts and theories of education and training programs, and critical evaluation X
12 Select and use appropriate methods of scientific research in their work X
13 Regardless of the field of education and training programs, conducting research that is original and be published. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Ödev 40
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 1 15 15
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6