Creating Effective Group Learning Experiences - ONLINE

Facilitator: Beth Cougler Blom

This five-week online course is designed as a practical introduction to adult learning design: just enough theory to guide practice and a variety of practical learning design skills and tools. All activities will be applicable to learning in organizations and will enable participants to translate what they learn into their workplace context. Participants can expect approximately 6 hours of work each week, including reading, online discussion posts and activities.

Topics Covered:

  • Week 1: Introduction to Adult Learning Principles
  • Week 2: Learning Design Theory and Learning Outcomes
  • Week 3: Lesson Planning and Creating Active Learning Environments
  • Week 4: Solidifying Your Lesson Plan
  • Week 5: Preparing to Facilitate

Learning Outcomes:

  • Articulate the approach and values you bring to designing learning for adults
  • Describe 3-5 key principles of adult learning
  • Use an established learning design process to guide the development of an in-person workshop
  • Write measurable learning outcomes
  • Create a workshop lesson plan for a participatory learning experience

Learner Effort:
6 hours per week

Computer Requirements:
A week prior to the course start date you will receive an email from us with information on how to access the online course. At that time you will be encouraged to visit a short orientation website to familiarize yourself with our online learning platform. You will find the computer requirements for this course through this link: computerservices.royalroads.ca/computer_equip_requirements.

This course can be taken on its own or as part of the Advanced Facilitation Certificate.

Course Dates: Creating Effective Group Learning Experiences - ONLINE

Start Date:Nov 02, 2020
End Date:Dec 06, 2020
Delivery:5 weeks, Online
Delivery Day(s)/Time(s):asynchronous
Price:$499.00 + GST
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Start Date:May 03, 2021
End Date:Jun 06, 2021
Delivery:5 weeks, Online
Delivery Day(s)/Time(s):asynchronous
Price:$499.00 + GST
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