Based on the six assumptions of the Andragogical Model designed by Knowles, write a paper that provides guidelines and techniques for incorporating adult learning principles into the structure, delivery, and mentoring of an online course. Clearly state each principle of adult learning and describe an application of each principle in an online learning environment. Include the benefits of adapting these principles.
Length: 12-15 pages, not including the title and reference pages.
References: Minimum of seven scholarly resources.
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts that are presented and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic.
In this section, you will bring together the adult learning principles you have learned in this class to develop guidelines and techniques for online courses. Read the article, Meeting the Challenge: Teaching Strategies for Adult Learners. Think about the following to guide your reading:
- What are the challenges faced by online instructors?
- What are the required components for the online delivery of education?
The person helping must have access to, and use, grammalry and turn-it-in.