University Catalog 2005-2006

Adult Education (EDAL)

Graduate School of Education

541 Understanding Adult Learners (6:6:0) Examines a variety of adult learning issues, including theory, developmental psychology, and motivation and experience. Adult learners are considered in terms of individual learning needs, incentives, support systems, and learning style differences.

542 Arranging Conditions for Adult Learning (6:6:0) Focuses on linking adult learners to resources, and establishing the environment for learning. Emphasizes program development processes, and teaching and learning strategies for adults. Other topics covered include technology and adult learning, workplace learning, and learning organizations.