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Graphic Syllabus and the Outcomes Map Communicating Your Course

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ISBN-10: 0470180854

ISBN-13: 9780470180853

Edition: 2008

Authors: Linda B. Nilson

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This book shows college instructors how to communicate their course organization to students in a graphic syllabus (a one-page diagram, flowchart, or concept map of the topical organization) and an outcomes map (a one-page flowchart of the sequence of student learning objectives and outcomes from the foundational through the mediating to the ultimate). It also documents the positive impact that graphics have on student learning, particularly when used in conjunction with a traditional text syllabus. It is written to be highly practical. and is filled with examples and samples of good graphic syllabi from a variety of disciplines and courses. Readers are also cautioned about common errors in…    
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Book details

List price: $44.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/12/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 208
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.30" long x 0.62" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

About the Author
The Limits of a Text Syllabus
How and Why Graphics Enhance Learning
Designing a Graphic Syllabus
Charting an Outcomes Map
How Graphics Benefit Course Organization
More Model Graphic Syllabi for Inspiration
Computer Software for Graphic Syllabi and Outcomes Maps