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Doctorate in Innovation in Curriculum and Instruction Curriculum

Innovation in Curriculum and Instruction (ICI) students must complete a minimum of 45 coursework credits plus a Dissertation (6 credits).

Knowledge Core: 9-12 Credits

  • CTGE 6001 Innovative Educators (3)
  • CTGE 7201 Contemporary Thinking about Instruction (3)
  • CTGE 6191 Critique of Research (3)
  • CTGE 6192 Research in the Teaching Process

Methods of Research Core: 15 credits

  • PSGE 7681 Quantitative Research Methods in Education I (3)
  • PSGE 7682 Quantitative Research Methods in Education II (3)
  • PSGE 7683 Qualitative Research Methods in Education I  (3)
  • PSGE 7684 Qualitative Research Methods in Education II  (3)
  • PSGE 7711 Psychometric Theory or CTGE 7194 Advanced Qualitative Research (3)

Field of Knowledge: 15-18 credits

Take 9 credits in one field of knowledge and a minimum of 6 credits from other fields (including up to 6 credits in programs across the University)

  • Individual Differences and Instruction (Special Education)

CTGE 7340 Contemporary Academic Interventions for All Learners (3)

CTGE 7350 Creating Learning Environments through Positive Behavior Supports (3)

      CTGE 7204 Informing & Transforming Instruction through Assessment (3)

      CTGE 6253 STEAM Education in Theory & Practice* (3)

  • Learning Through Multilingualism (Multilingual Education)

CTGE 7820 Global Perspectives in Multilingual Competency (3)                             

                 CTGE 7492 Translingual Pedagogy (3)                                                          

                 CTGE 7493 Learning & Knowing through Multilingualism (3)                 

                  CTGE 7494 Translingual & Transliteracy Practice in Maker Space** (3)

  • Transliteracy and Learning (Transliteracy)

            CTGE 7596 The Cog., Ling., & Sociocultural Dimensions of Literacy

CTGE 7574 Critical Transliteracy                                                                    

CTGE 6201 Teaching through Digital Literacies                                            

CTGE 7494 Translingual & Transliteracy Practice in Maker Spaces**     \

  • Transformative Instruction through the Arts & Sciences (STEAM Education)

CTGE 7599 Creativity in Teaching Environments (3)    

     CTGE 6253 STEAM Education in Theory & Practice (3)                            

     CTGE 6255 Teaching and Assessing Science, Technology,

Engineering, Art & Mathematics (STEAM) in K12 Classrooms (3)

CTGE 6257 Computational Thinking A: Principles of Computing (3) and/or  

CTGE 6258 Computational Thinking B: Essentials of Informatics (3)  

Practice and Service to the Field (3 credits)

  • CTGE 7206 Development & Teaching Module (1)
  • CTGE 6797 Grant Writing Module (1)
  • CTGE 6799 Manuscript Preparation & Conference Presentation Module (1)

Qualitative Examination (0)

Research Apprenticeship (3 credits)

  • CTGE 7352 Research Design Module (1)
  • CTGE 7356 Research Implementation & Dissemination Module (2)

Dissertation Seminar (6 credits)

CTGE 8110 Dissertation Seminar in Curriculum & Teaching I (3)

CTGE 8111 Dissertation Seminar in Curriculum & Teaching II (3)