ERIC Number: ED208208
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Introduction to Teaching Adults. Module 8: Enhancing Motivation.
This module on enhancing motivation is the eighth of 11 modules in the set, Introduction to Teaching Adults. Designed to meet the learning needs of part-time continuing education instructors, these modules can be used as resource materials for local workshops or study-discussion groups, as self-instruction (each module takes approximately two hours), and as a correspondence course. (Source information on correspondence study is cited in module 1.) All modules except the first one are designed to be used in part in conjunction with an audiotape. Focus of the module is on teaching techniques useful in managing adult learners individually and in groups. The booklet provides the basic information and exercises with answers on these topics: nature of motivation, motives for participation, motives for learning, and enhancing motivation. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Educators, Adult Learning, Autoinstructional Aids, Behavioral Objectives, Classroom Techniques, Continuing Education, Correspondence Study, Educational Administration, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Learning Motivation, Motivation Techniques, Participation, Student Motivation, Teacher Education
University of British Columbia, Centre for Continuing Education, 5997 Iona Dr., Vancouver, BC, V6T 2A4 ($40.00 per set, including cassettes, for Canadian residents; $110.00, plus postage and handling, for international discount on 10 or more sets).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Univ., Vancouver. Center for Continuing Education.
Note: For related documents see CE 030 315-325.