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Theories of Learning
Instructor Linda Underhill
Course Number HRDE-730-01
Jan 16, 2018
7 weeks
17 Seats

This course examines the physiological psychological and socio/cultural factors related to learning and development of humans throughout the life cycle as appropriate for the organization needs. Selected theories of learning and development are critically analyzed and applied to teaching contexts. Students are expected to critically examine their own assumptions and beliefs about learning and development and develop an appropriate approach to the task of designing learning based on the organizations workforce and needs. Attention is given to stages of cognitive growth the development of learning goals learning environments and to a variety of theories of learning. Learning styles are discussed as a sub component of learning theories.

  • Price $1,035 per credit hour (2017-18 AY)
  • Credits

    3 credit hours

    This 7 week course requires students to spend approximately 19 hours a week on course work.

  • Enrollment Restrictions

    This course section is open to RIT Online students.

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