MEd - Curriculum Studies

MED Curriculum Studies – 30h

The Curriculum Studies program is designed for teachers and administrators who wish to engage in research and advanced study in curriculum. In addition to the General Program, concentrations in Science, Math, and Technology and Learning and Technology are available. The curriculum studies program also offers occasional cohorts in specialized areas such as interprofessional health practice, music education, and creativity in education.

This program for educators aims to:

  • Explore aspects of curriculum studies;
  • Challenge dominant discourses of democratic action, empowerment, and change;
  • Focus on equity and social justice within diverse cultural frameworks;
  • Investigate current curriculum theory and practice from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Specialized Cohorts:

Creativity — This program is designed to engage teachers and other educators in contemporary thinking that positions creativity at the center of curriculum.

Music Education — This program provides teachers with opportunities to learn and share experiences with colleagues in courses that offer both theoretical grounding and practical application.

Health Interprofessionals — This program is designed for educators and administrators from health fields. The program courses are designed to enhance your teaching, planning and course delivery as well as your understanding of the theoretical frameworks within which educational programming has been understood.

Note: It is the student's responsibility to monitor their own program and to ensure that they have met degree requirements.

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phone Box 118
38 Crowell Dr
Willett House, Acadia University
Wolfville, NS 
B4P 2R6
phone openacadia@acadiau.ca
Monday — Friday
8:30am to 4:30pm AST