Courses & Syllabi

EDUC 710. Learning, Thinking, and Problem Solving

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: Enforced. Restricted to doctoral students only. Advisory Prerequisite: EDUC 606 or equivalent.

Discusses general models of learning, thinking, and problem solving and their application to education. Presents cognitive psychological and contextual models of intelligence, reasoning, self-regulated learning, and volition. Discusses implications of these models for classroom instruction and school change.

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