Enrollment in distance learning programs is rapidly rising in colleges and universities throughout the United States—and so is the need for educators qualified to teach adult learners online. Integrating adult learning theory with practical instruction strategies, Walden’s online teaching certificate can help you advance your career by providing you with skills that are relevant, practical, and in demand.
In this online teaching certification program, you will explore the unique attributes of adult learners, teaching and learning theory, future trends in higher education, and the key elements of instructional design and delivery. You will also study how to assess the effectiveness of online courses and programs geared specifically to postsecondary students. With an emphasis on hands-on learning, coursework in this program introduces you to the various innovative technologies that are transforming adult education today.
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