EDCI 7158. Leadership in the Curriculum Change Process (3-0-3) Prerequisite: EDUF 7116. A consideration of the curriculum process related to providing leadership in planned curriculum change. The course leads to producing a proposal for the specialist project.
EDCI 7159. Assessment in Teaching and Learning (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Admission to specialist or doctoral program. Study of methodologies, instruments, and procedures in assessing P-12 students, their environments, and school/system educational programs in an effort to raise student achievement.
EDCI 8555. Selected Topics in Education (3-0-3) Selected topics in curriculum and instruction. Course may be taken three times for credit when topics differ.
EDUF 7115. Psychology of Teaching (3-0-3) An advanced critical examination of research and theories relevant to effective teaching, including motivation, learning theories, at-risk students, classroom management, cooperative learning, self-esteem, social learning and others.