2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    Apr 13, 2021  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDUC 2230 - Learning and the Learner I

3 hours
This course will comprise a study of the major learning theories through topics such as current research on the nature of learning processes, motivation, intelligence, memory, cognition, and intellectual development as well as students’ developmental processes with regard to their cognitive, physical, emotional, moral, and social growth from birth to late adolescence. The content of this course will be integrated in order for students to understand how learner development and the educative process provide foundational knowledge for the effective teacher. Students will be given the opportunity to examine the current context for education in Georgia by observing and completing field experiences at a range of locations and grade levels. Completing these field experiences, which may require providing own transportation to approved sites, is required for successful course completion. Current technology is used in this course so students should have access to a portable computer for completing course assignments in class and improve their likelihood for meeting learning outcomes at high levels. Must purchase LiveText web application.When Offered: Fall Yearly (Summer when needed)



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