Active Learning

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe, evaluate and select appropriate active learning techniques for your teaching context
  • Identify the course design principles that would inform your choice of active learning techniques; and reflect on considerations for facilitating active learning for diverse groups of learners
  • Articulate the benefits of active learning for students
  • Design an active learning activity in your discipline, including creating effective questions, making a plan for facilitating and debriefing the learning activity