What Is a Course Outline?


The course outline is defined for purposes of the Middle States Accreditation Self-Study as the Departmental document which is on file in the Departmental Office. It consists of the following items:

1. Title of course and course number
2. Description of the course consistent with the WPUNJ catalog
3. Course prerequisites
4. Course Objectives
5. Student learning outcomes
6. Topical outline of the course content
7. Guidelines/suggestions for teaching methods and student learning activities
8. Guidelines/suggestions for methods of student assessment (student learning outcomes)
9. Suggested readings, texts, objects of study
10. Bibliography of supportive texts and other materials
11. Preparer's name and date
12. Original Departmental approval date
13. Reviser's name and date
14. Departmental revision approval date