Assignment 1: Topic Outline and Objectives
Due in Week 3 and worth 200 points
For the first assignment, you will write a 3-4-page paper in which you will:
1. Summarize the subject that you would teach and the value of the subject for yourself and others.
2. Create a topic outline for the subject of your course.
3. Write at least one over-arching objective (terminal objective) for the entire course and 2-4 learning objectives (enabling objectives) for each topic.
4. Describe your own personal theory of learning.
5. Describe how you will use your own learning theory to teach your course.
6. Include at least three (3) references (no more than 2-3 years old) from material outside the textbook.
Knowles, M. S., Holton, E. F. & Swanson, R. A. (2015). The adult learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development (8th ed.). Elsevier/ Taylor & Francis