From Theory to Practice: Ralph W. Tyler's Perspective on the Curriculum Transformation

  • Riza Ashari Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia
  • Ishomuddin Ishomuddin Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia
  • Tobroni Tobroni Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia
  • Khozin Khozin Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia

Abstract

This study aims to analyze the curriculum transformation that occurs at Darussalam Gontor Modern Boarding School from the perspective of Ralph W. Tyler, a curriculum expert who put forward the theory of curriculum objectives, emphasizing the importance of setting clear goals in curriculum development. This study uses a qualitative approach that focuses on collecting data through in-depth interviews and participatory observation. Research respondents consisted of administrators, educators, and students of Darussalam Gontor Modern Boarding School who were involved in curriculum transformation. Data analysis uses pattern matching, explanation building, and time-series analysis. The validity of the findings is ensured through construct validity, reliability and credibility criteria. The results of the study show that Darussalam Gontor Modern Islamic Boarding School has carried out a substantial transformation in its curriculum development process. This transformation is based on identifying the needs of students and society, as well as re-evaluating the desired goals of Islamic education. Implementation of curriculum transformation is carried out through adjustments to curriculum content, teaching approaches, and improving evaluation. It examines the curriculum transformation at Darussalam Gontor Modern Boarding School from the point of view of Ralph W. Tyler, a well-known curriculum expert. Applying Tyler's theory of curriculum objectives, this study emphasizes the importance of setting clear goals in curriculum development. This perspective provides a unique framework for analyzing the curriculum transformation process.

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Published
2023-08-01
How to Cite
ASHARI, Riza et al. From Theory to Practice: Ralph W. Tyler's Perspective on the Curriculum Transformation. Al-Hayat: Journal of Islamic Education, [S.l.], v. 7, n. 2, p. 440-453, aug. 2023. ISSN 2599-3046. Available at: <https://alhayat.or.id/index.php/alhayat/article/view/410>. Date accessed: 13 july 2024. doi: https://doi.org/10.35723/ajie.v7i2.410.