Dec 05, 2020  
2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

EDU 213 - Strategies for Teaching Adults with Diverse Needs

1 credit hour - Three hours weekly; five weeks.
Investigate and analyze a variety of learning styles, disabilities, backgrounds, and instructional strategies for meeting the needs of diverse learners. Examine topics such as brain research and multiple intelligences pertaining to teaching adults with diverse needs.

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify and explain a variety of diverse needs including students with disabilities and at risk populations
  • Connect the theory of multiple intelligences to classroom pedagogy
  • Practice constructing and evaluating learning tasks that meet the needs of a variety of differing abilities
  • Create an instructional strategies toolkit including a variety of learning tasks
  • Discuss contemporary trends and issues relative to teaching adults with diverse needs
Core Competencies
Core 1 Communication Core 9 Global Perspective Core 10 Innovative and Critical Thinking