Adult Teaching – Principles & Strategies

    Course details

    • Code: ADLT.5001
    • Fee: $744*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Tertiary Teaching
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class45 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2, May, September, October
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Whakatane

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to develop students who will understand the dimensions of tertiary teaching and apply teaching skills in a supervised context.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
  1. describe adult learning principles of teaching and learning and apply them in an educational context;
  2. write learning outcomes and lesson plans;
  3. demonstrate responsiveness to Maori learning needs;
  4. demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between learning outcomes and assessment;
  5. demonstrate solutions to issues relating to communicating with students in the classroom environment;
  6. demonstrate an awareness of the issues of bi-culturalism in the classroom; and
  7. reflect on own learning and teaching and plan for change

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017