CREDITS: 3 Credit Hours DURATION:January 20 - May 6 PRICE: $435.00 INSTRUCTOR: John Moore
COURSE DESCRIPTION This course discusses the history of adult education and learning principles. Topics to be presented will include the history and philosophy of adult education, the nature of the adult learner, teaching strategies for adult learners, adult learning styles and motivation to learn.
TEXTBOOK(S): Galbraith, M. W. (2003). Adult learning methods: A guide for effective instruction (3rd ed.). Malabar, FL: Krieger Knowles, M. S., Holton, E. F., & Swanson, R. A. (2015). The adult learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development (8th ed.). San Francisco: Jossey- Bass.