Syllabus Template

Cult of Pedagogy
Grade Levels
6th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education
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A well-designed course syllabus is an essential tool for effectively managing a course. It gives students a good understanding of your expectations and a clear road map for how the course will be conducted. When done right, a good syllabus can prevent a lot of misunderstandings as the semester progresses.

This product includes everything you need to create a complete, well-organized syllabus:

Syllabus Template (docx) Includes contact information, meeting times, course description & objectives, required texts, course assignments, grading information, late work policy, plagiarism policy, disability statement, plus a full course calendar where you can place daily agendas, test days, and assignments, all designed in a clean, contemporary layout. NEW IN 2021: A Google Docs version is now available. See the Instructions PDF for the link.

Syllabus Sample (pdf) A complete sample syllabus, provided to help you see what a finished product might look like for a real course. Text copying and pasting has been enabled on this document, allowing you to use language from the sample in your own syllabus.

Syllabus Acceptance Form (docx) This form will help you create a record that each student has read the syllabus. NEW IN 2021: A Google Forms version is now available, so you can administer this electronically. See the Instructions PDF for the link.

Appropriate for College, High School, or Middle School Teachers: This template includes everything a college-level course syllabus would need. Most items would also be appropriate for a high school or middle school course, but for items that don’t apply to your school situation, simply delete these from your document.


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