Educational Studies

Master of Arts in Curriculum and Educational Technology

This program recognizes the importance of integrating curriculum with innovative technology. In addition to core training in both areas, specialty tracks develop K-12 technology coordinators and master teachers who integrate learning technologies into the K-12 curriculum (educational technology track) and curriculum specialists who direct curricular design, implementation, and evaluation in K-12 schools (curriculum track).

For program information please contact: Dr. Ayesha Sadaf

Plan of Study for Master of Arts in Curriculum and Educational Technology (30 credit hrs):

- Sample of a Plan of Study (pdf)

Program Core Curriculum:

 EDCU 601 - Principles and Procedures of Curriculum Development   3 hrs (required) 
 Choose 3 credit hrs from:   
 EDCU 610 - The Elementary School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 620 - The Secondary School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 630 - The Junior High and Middle School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 640 - The Alternative School Curricula  3 hrs

EDTEC:

 EDTE 650 - Curriculum Integration of Leaning Technology                3 hrs (required)  
 EDTE 670 - Technology Policy and Pedagogy  3 hrs (required)

Foundations (3 credits from):

 EDFO 620 - Social, Historical, and Philosophical Foundations of Education  3 hrs          
 EDFO 631 - Philosophy of Education  3 hrs
 EDFO 641 - History of American Education  3 hrs
 EDFO 651 - Educational Sociology  3 hrs

Program Evaluation:

EDST 671 -  Evaluation of Educational Programs     3 hrs (required)         

Research:

 EDST 676 - Research in Secondary Education         3 hrs (required)        

 In addition to the core courses, students must choose from one of two, 9-hour tracks

Educational Technology Track (9 hrs) 

 EDTE 652 - Multimedia Web Design and Development for Education  3 hrs
 EDTE 585 - School Information Infrastructures  3 hrs
 EDTE 660 - Instructional Design and Technology  3 hrs
 EDTE 665 - Children, Technology, and Digital Literacy  3 hrs
 EDTE 675 - Distance Education and Distributed Learning Technology  3 hrs
 EDTE 685 - Educational Informatics and Technology Leadership  3 hrs
 SPCE 631 - Computer Technology and the Learner with Special Needs 3  3 hrs
EDRD 545 - Using Computers in Reading Instruction  3 hrs
 MATH 631 - Technology for Mathematics Teachers  3 hrs


Curriculum Track (9 hrs)

 EDCU 610 - The Elementary School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 620 - The Secondary School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 630 - The Junior High and Middle School Curriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 655 - Program Option  3 hrs
 EDCU 673 - Evaluation of Educational Materials   3 hrs
 EDCU 675 - Evaluation of Educational Personnel to Strengthen Curriculum   3 hrs
 EDCU 680 - Stf Dvlp Cururriculum  3 hrs
 EDCU 690 - Problems in Curriculum  3 hrs