Course Description for Curriculum Development and Revision
Curriculum Development and Revision
Description: This course is designed to introduce interpreting students to the multi-dimensional process of curriculum design, its interface to instruction and the critical nature of review and revision. The central learning experience includes the creation of a model interpreter education curriculum using the â€œbackwards designâ€ development approach. Students will learn how to integrate valid and reliable assessment into curriculum development. An emphasis is placed on the examination of curriculum through a global perspective that is intended to prepare students to meet the expectations of the Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education (CCIE) standards as well as equip them to compete in a competitive market.