Picture of Open Access badges

Discover Open Access research at Strathprints

It's International Open Access Week, 24-30 October 2016. This year's theme is "Open in Action" and is all about taking meaningful steps towards opening up research and scholarship. The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde research outputs. Explore recent world leading Open Access research content by University of Strathclyde researchers and see how Strathclyde researchers are committing to putting "Open in Action".


Image: h_pampel, CC-BY

Curriculum architecture - a literature review

Boyd, Brian and Dunlop, Aline-Wendy and Mitchell, June and Logue, Jenny and Gavienas, Eleanor and Seagraves, Liz and Clinton, Colleen and Deuchar, Ross (2007) Curriculum architecture - a literature review. [Report]

PDF (strathprints003331.pdf)

Download (601kB) | Preview


The analysis of almost 400 abstracts, articles, books from academic sources, policy documents and the educational press has been undertaken to attempt to illuminate the concept of Curriculum Architecture. The phrase itself is not current in the Scottish educational discourse. This review has attempted to look at the international research literature, available over the past ten years or so, on the sub-themes identified in the SEED specification.