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Self-Directed Learning and Transformational Learning

Self-Directed Learning and Transformational Learning

Author: Jody Waltman

In this lesson, students will learn to examine self-directed learning theories and transformational learning theory as it relates to adult learners.

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Notes on "Self-Directed Learning and Transformational Learning"

(00:00 - 00:18) Introduction

(00:19 - 01:57) Overview of Adult Learning Theories

(01:58 - 03:16) Self-Directed Learning Theory

(03:17 - 05:20) Four Goals of Self-Directed Learning

(05:21 - 07:18) Applications of Self-Directed Learning Theory

(07:19 - 08:21) Transformational Learning Theory

(08:22 - 09:09) Four Components of Transformational Learning Process

(09:10 - 09:44) Stop and Reflect

Additional Resources

Emerging Perspective on Learning, Teaching, and Technology: Adult Learning

This wiki from the Department of Educational Psychology and Instructional Technology at the University of Georgia includes an overview of adult learning theory. In addition, there is a toolkit for considerations when planning for adult learning.

Theories of Learning in Educational Psychology

This site provides a clear and comprehensive overview of transformational learning.