Analyse the relationship between theories of knowledge and different purposes of the curriculum

Essay must include:
An introduction to epistemology
The purpose of the curriculum
theories of knowledge (rational & empiricits)
ways of organising the curriculum
does the curriculum need to be knowledge based?

Must apply theoretical perspectives and concepts relevant to an understanding of knowledge and the curriculum

include the problematic nature of knowledge and the curriculum in an educational context

evaluate the relationships between theories of knowledge and educational policy in relation to the curriculum

analyse complex educational problems