Getting Started

Types of Learning

Content

Intellectual Skills

Attitudes & Values

 

Learning in University Courses

Interpersonal &
Professional Skills

Psychomotor /
Physical Skills

Figure 2. Types of Learning

Activity:

Take a moment to think about a course that you have taught, currently teach, or may teach in the future. Identify examples for each of the different types of learning that are important to your course. List one example for each type of learning that is relevant to your course. Be sure to include at least one example of an intellectual skill that students will develop and practice in the course.