This course explores the current and future directions in learning and adult education, focusing on successful techniques for developing relevant and effective adult-oriented educational programs and the practical application of adult learning theory. Topics include dealing with the diversity of adult learning styles, developing dynamic instructional strategies, and using learning retention techniques. The course will also cover the educational requirements for entering the field, and information for those who are preparing to teach at the community college level.
Note: Requirement for Post-Secondary Instruction Emphasis in the Teaching Adult Learners Certificate. Students must enroll prior to the first day of class.
Prerequisites are EDUC 30989/40989 & EDUC 30990/40990. Previously offered as EDUC 30053.
Course Number: EDUC-40097
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Teaching Adult Learners
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8/7/2023 - 9/1/2023
This course is entirely web-based and to be completed asynchronously between the published course start and end dates. Synchronous attendance is NOT required.
You will have access to your online course on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
Amy Kaufman is the Senior Vice President of Experiential Learning and Talent Development for the CEO Leadership Alliance of Orange County ( https://claoc.org/ ), The focus of her work is a K-14 systems and workforce alignment for a statewide approach to continuing the design and delivery of regional programs that support student success through secondary to post-secondary transitions while also meeting labor market needs of our state. Formerly, she was the Statewide Lead (2018) of the K12 Strong Workforce Program and Regional Lead (2019-2020) for the Los Angeles and Orange County Regional Consortium of the California Community College Chancellor’s Office and the Executive Director for OC Pathways at the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) where her work included admini...Read More
No refunds after: 8/8/2023.
8/7/2023 - 9/1/2023
You will have access to your course materials on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the Education department at 858-534-9286 or email@example.com for information about when this course will be offered again.