Understanding Adult Learning And Development

The general purpose of the course is to introduce participants to the processes of adult development and learning. The course examines the social, psychological, economic, and cultural dimensions of learning in adulthood as well as the application of theory and research findings to adult learning situations. Special attention will be paid to the concept of learning how to learn. Course participants will be invited to undergo a series of thinking style and learning style profile tests and then analyze the results in an effort to improve learning performance.