Curriculum Instruction in HE

Course Description

This course examines trends in curriculum and ‘andragogy’ as they apply to higher education programs. This examination includes an in-depth analysis of modes of delivery such as online, onsite, and hybrid methods.

Learning Outcomes

  • Compare and contrast andragogy with pedagogy.
  • Analyze effective curriculum and instruction through the lens of relevant research in learning and application of knowledge.
  • Summarize strategies that enable learners to engage in higher-order thinking such as critical analysis.
  • Investigate the role higher education plays in fostering a citizen and worker in the global society and economy.


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Accredited by NCATE

Sanford College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

Four-Week Classes

Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.

On Campus or Online

Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.

20+ Campus Locations

Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.

Military Friendly

As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.

Sanford College of Education

“Our goal is to deliver high quality educator preparation programs that feature social-emotional learning and evolve inspiring professionals who have positive impact in PK-12 school settings.”
Sanford College of Education
Osvaldo A.
Class of 2019