2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (December 2013) 
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2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (December 2013) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Education

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The Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Education is designed for educators who want to quickly acquire the knowledge and insight to promote adult learning and create effective learning environments. Coursework will cover a diverse range of contemporary trends and issues in teaching and learning as they relate to postsecondary and adult education settings—whether on-site, online, or a hybrid format. Using research-based principles, educators will design a unique learning experience for a specific population of adults and develop a learning facility using Walden University’s online learning environment. Credits earned from this certificate program may be applied toward certain Walden degree programs.

Certificate Requirements

  • 24 total semester credit hours


Course Sequence

Semester Course Credits
1 EDUC 7010 - Foundations: The Changing Context of Postsecondary and Adult Teaching and Learning 6 sem. cr.
EDUC 7011 - How Adults Learn: Theory and Research 6 sem. cr.
2 EDUC 7013 - Designing and Assessing Learning Experiences 6 sem. cr.
EDUC 7014 - Facilitating Adult Learning 6 sem. cr.


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