While it has become a controversial subject in recent years, the concept of learning styles—the idea that we learn better when the instruction we receive is tailored to our preferred way of learning—still plays an important role when designing online curriculum. Understanding how different people learn is important when design and delivering online training. You want your employees to not only retain the information you have prepared in your online course materials, but also be motivated to put the new knowledge and ideas into practice in the workplace. As well, adult learners have unique needs that should be taken into consideration when developing curriculum.
Adult development: Implications for teaching and learning
Adult Learning Styles
Please take this quick survey to tell us about what happens after you publish a paper. Alternative Higher Education. Both the content and process of graduate education promote adult development. As developing people, adults usually enroll in graduate programs at times when they are building or changing the structure of their lives. Graduate programs, particularly nontraditional programs, can address both the growing adult as well as uphold relevant standards of intellectual excellence and professional expertise.
Please take this quick survey to tell us about what happens after you publish a paper. Innovative Higher Education. This paper presents the background and issues emanating from an adult studies curriculum for adult students.