2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
    
    Aug 14, 2020  
2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDUC 1015 - How People Learn♦


(5 cr.) Humans are complex and the ways in which they learn are influenced by many factors. In this course, education professionals examine the major theories of how humans learn, including behaviorism, constructivism, and emerging theories based on brain research. They also explore the concepts of multiple intelligences and learning styles, as well as the influences of emotion, culture, and motivation on the learning process. Employing course concepts and principles, education professionals apply learning theories to learning experiences and analyze themselves as adult learners. They also discuss a variety of topics, such as the learning process, social learning theories and online learning, factors that affect online learning and adult learners and online learning.
 
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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