EDUC621 Online Learning for the Adult and the K-16 Learner (3 semester hours)

This course examines the similarities and differences of the learning needs and abilities of adult and younger learners. The course emphasizes differentiated instruction and course development as applicable to adult and K-12 learners in traditional, virtual, and hybrid contexts. Topics include a historical perspective; diversity; andragogy versus pedagogy in the online classroom; trends and issues with technology education and online education; LMS elements; and basics of grant writing/technology grant writing. (Candidates in the M. Ed. Teaching-Concentration in Secondary Social Studies program must take the 16-week course version per the West Virginia Board of Education-no exceptions.)

Graduate Certificate - K-12 Online Learning

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...this program. You are required to take EDUC621 as the first course in this degree...

Master of Education: Online Teaching

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...certificate enhancements. You are required to take EDUC621 as the first course in this degree...