ERIC Number: ED089343
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
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Modular Instruction: A Guide to the Design, Selection, Utilization and Evaluation of Modular Materials.
Russell, James D.
This book provides an overview of work in the area of modular instruction and offers practical information for individualized instruction through the implementation of the modular design. Written for the classroom teacher, the book includes sample modules used at elementary, secondary, and college levels of instruction. Chapters include "Introduction to Modular Instruction,""Fundamentals of Modular Instruction,""Selection of Modules,""Designing Modules: An Overview,""Exact Specification of Objectives,""Construction of Criterion Items,""Analysis of Learner Characteristics and Specification of Entry Behavior,""Sequencing of Instruction and Selection of Media,""Student Tryout of the Module,""Evaluation of the Module,""The Utilization of Modules," and "Implementing Modular Instruction." Each chapter opens with a list of goals and general objectives and concludes with a summary of the contents. (RB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Evaluation Methods, Flexible Scheduling, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Design, Instructional Materials, Minicourses, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods
Burgess Publishing Co., 7108 Ohms Lane, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55435 ($2.95 paper)
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