Introduction to Curriculum Development: Laying the Foundation for Systematically Designing Educational Program
Educational Development Workshop for nurse educators presented by the Office of Curriculum and Educational Development.
Curriculum development allows educators to take a thoughtful and methodical approach to determine what learners will be required to learn. The curriculum development process systematically organizes what will be taught, who will be
taught, and how it will be taught. In this session, we will present an overview of the nuts and bolts of curriculum development, as well as a brief overview of the common instructional design models.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Define curriculum design
2. Explain the principles behind the design and delivery of instructional materials
3. Recall some of the widely recognized models of instruction
4. List best practices for curricula development
Nursing Learning Outcome:
On completion of the activity, registered nurses will report increased confidence in describing the importance of, components of, and implementation of curriculum design. curriculum development, modes of instruction and the principles of instructional design. They will identify at least one new learning that they intend to apply to their practice.
Kamilla Guinn, EdD
Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity has been approved for 1.00 contact hours. Participants must complete this activity, in its entirety, in order to receive a certificate for contact hours.
- 1.00 Attendance
- 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours
Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Houston Methodist will award 1.00 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.
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