Masters in Curriculum Studies – Place Based Curriculum (PACMED)

Synchronous learning
Online courses on a set schedule with real time instructor and student interaction

 

MEd-CS PACMED is a 30-credit, online, 2-year, cohorted track for Pacific Island educators of all age students up through undergraduate level with a focus on the education in STEAM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) & Place-Based Curriculum.

Teachers and administrators will be supported in creating culturally responsive curriculum focused on STEAM subjects. A standards-based Portfolio serves as the Plan-B “thesis” project, providing concrete evidence of the graduate’s proficiency in STEAM educational leadership. Classes are completely online, requiring a computer with microphone and speaker as well as a reliable internet connection.

Pacific Island educators (teachers, administrators, counselors…) of all age students up through undergraduate level who wish to focus on education in STEAM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) & Place-Based Curriculum.

Course Listing

Required (12 credits)

EDCS 606 Research Curriculum & Teaching (3 credits)

EDCS 622G Curr Lead: K - 14 (3 credits)

EDCS 632 Qualitative Research Methods (3 credits)

EDCS 667G Seminar in Curriculum: K-14 (3 credits)

Specialization (18 credits) - Courses are chosen in consultation with an advisor