Learning Theories and Instruction – Reflection

Course Reflection

This course EDUC6115 is my first online experience as a student. Looking back, the last two months were very beneficial especially for someone quite new to the field of education. The course resources, weekly discussions and applications supported all the knowledge I have acquired about learning theories. I found the discussions in particular highly beneficial. During the course there were some topics I wasn’t quite sure I comprehended properly thus I did not have enough confidence to participate effectively. It was past week 4 when I realized that the purpose of the discussions was to collaborate with our reflections, create connections with the new information and view the topic from different perspectives. I’ve also learnt that it was acceptable not to comprehend materials from your first attempt and that there was no one typical or standard answer.

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