Concordia University-Irvine

Curriculum and Instruction Online Masters programs at Concordia University-Irvine

1865 students enrolled in Concordia University-Irvine distance education graduate program.

The Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction degree program is directed toward the preparation of master classroom teachers and is offered online or in a blended format on Concordia’s campus. The program provides the opportunity for teachers to continue developing professionally through relevant coursework leading to immediate classroom implications. Curriculum and Instruction will enable the teacher to:. The online Curriculum and Instruction degree program is directed toward the preparation of master classroom teachers and is offered online or in a blended format on Concordia’s campus. The program provides the opportunity for teachers to continue developing professionally through relevant coursework leading to immediate classroom implications. The program provides the opportunity for the educator to advance in pedagogical practice, curriculum development, and leadership skills. You may start your program at various times throughout the year. The MAED in Curriculum and Instruction runs on an eight week cycle per course as indicated by the dates below, including seasonal holiday considerations. The average weekly workload online requires 10-15 hours, so you’ll experience the convenience of being able to address coursework whenever it fits in your weekly schedule, and still stay on target to complete your degree between 12-24 months. This course will provide students with an intensive study of pedagogical approaches and materials for teaching including state curriculum documents, the curricular recommendations of professional associations, recommendations that have emerged from recent educational research, and the recommendations of recent reform movements. Specific emphasis will be given to the study of alternative approaches to curriculum theory, design, practice, and evaluation.