What terminology is used to describe the curriculum components?

There is a hierarchy of terms used to describe the components:

  1. Curriculum, meaning a group of courses at an institution
    1. Course, meaning a group of related instructional classes over a period of time
      1. Curriculum Component, meaning the outline and materials covering a specific set of health IT content areas used to develop a course
        1. Unitof a component, meaning a lesson or set of lessons on a topic
          1. (1) Element of a unit, such as a lecture or activity
Content last reviewed on January 15, 2013
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