Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum


Key Concepts for Understanding Curriculum is an invaluable guide for all involved in curriculum matters. Originally published in 1992, and then re-released as two volumes, the third edition returns to a single volume and includes 21 key topics in the field. The topics comprise the latest trends and issues, written in Marsh's clear and accessible style, and are an important source of material for an international readership at every level. The book is divided into six sections, including: * Curriculum planning and development * Curriculum management * Teaching perspectives * Collaborative involvement in curriculum * Curriculum ideology In this third edition many of the latest curriculum trends and issues are included such as standards-based frameworks, using technology in teaching and learning modes, standards based reforms and politics of decision-making. This up-to-date edition will be essential reading for anyone involved in curriculum planning or development and will be especially useful to students training to be teachers and practising teachers following professional development programmes.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2004
  • 3rd


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