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Brigham Young University. Department of Instructional Science


administrative history


BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Apr. 2, 2014 (Department of Instructional Science; formed in 1986 in reorganization of Department of Curriculum and Instructional Science; under administration of College of Education; provided instruction in educational research, evaluation, measurement, instructional design, and materials production; offered master's and Ph.D. degrees; chair: Paul F. Merrill (1986-1988); reorganized as the Department of Instructional Psychology and Technology under the David O. McKay School of Education)

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Instructional Science course records, 1955-1982

 Series — Carton: 2, Folder: 44-51
Identifier: UA 5392 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains guidebooks, articles, and course notes, as well as notes on instructor evaluation. Materials approximately date from between 1955 and 1982.
Dates: 1955-1982

Department of Instructional Science instructor materials, 1973-1981

 Series — Carton: 4
Identifier: UA 5392 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains course materials on instructional research, a photocopy of a dissertation on student learning strategies, and a T.E.A.M. Problem Solving instructors guide. Also includes planning materials related to Mutual Improvement Association activities in Menlo Park, California. Materials date between approximately 1973 and 1981.
Dates: 1973-1981

Department of Instructional Science policies and procedures, 1955-1981

 Series — Carton: 3
Identifier: UA 5392 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains instructional policies and procedures, including such subjects as budgeting, grading, evaluations, and orientations. Also includes policy development and precedence in individual cases. Materials approximately date from between 1955 and 1981.
Dates: 1955-1981

Department of Instructional Science project records, 1967-1981

 Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 1-43
Identifier: UA 5392 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains articles, sample student assignments, and reports associated with curriculum design. Materials date from between 1967 and 1981.
Dates: 1967-1981

Department of Instructional Science transparencies and visual aids, 1980

 Series — Carton: 4
Identifier: UA 5392 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains large overhead transparencies and small color transparencies, as well as professors' audiocassettes. Materials approximately date from the year 1980.
Dates: 1980