Course Descriptions

JBU's Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction with a concentration in Teacher as Leader requires 36 hours of coursework, which includes 18 hours of Curriculum & Instruction core coursework and 18 hours of Teacher as Leader coursework.  The courses are listed below.  Descriptions for all courses will be provided at a later time. 


Curriculum & Instruction Core

ED 7033 - Christian Foundations and Instructional Facilitation (Three credit hours)

ED 7233 - Human Development (Three credit hours)

ED 7353 - Human Learning: Theories, Research, Application (Three credit hours)

ED7513 - Action Research and Data Analysis for School and Classroom Use (Three credit hours)

ED7733 - Differentiated Learning (Three credit hours)

ED 7933 - Organizational Dynamics and Change (Three credit hours)


Teacher as Leader Concentration

ED 8133 - Building Learning Communities (Three credit hours)

ED 8173 - Instructional Facilitation/Teacher Leadership (Three credit hours)

ED 8233 - Advanced Curriculum Design (Three credit hours)

ED 8475 - Technology for School Leaders (Three credit hours)

ED 8633 - Curriculum Alignment and Assessment (Three credit hours)

ED 8813 - Action Research Practicum (Three credit hours)