Program Design Process and the PDCA Cycle

Program Design Process and the PDCA Cycle








Program Design Process and the PDCA Cycle

Program Design
(Plan)

Course Design
(Plan)
Course Delivery
(Do)
Assessment
(Check)
Improvement
(Adjust)

Required Program Design Elements
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Program title
Program number
Program description
Accreditation information (if applicable)
External requirements (if applicable)
Entry requirements
Essential functions (if applicable)
Program outcomes
Outcomes assigned to courses
Summative assessment strategies and criteria

Required Course Design Elements (College/WTCS-owned)
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Course name
Course number
Course description
Number of credits
Number of hours

Created by: drydent

Updated:7.14.14 by runningm

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Textbooks
Pre-requisites / co-requisites
Competencies linked to program outcomes
Performance standards
Learning objectives

Course Delivery Elements (Academic Freedom and Prep)
Learning Activities (Examples)
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Labs
Simulations
Discussion boards
Lectures

Learning Plans (Examples)
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Agendas
Schedules
Blackboard modules

Course-level Assessment Techniques (Examples)
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Rubrics
Tests
Portfolios
Assignments

Created by: drydent

Updated:7.14.14 by runningm

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