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Learning Theory is a Course

Learning Theory

Sep 9 - Dec 22, 2019
2.0 credits

$480 Enroll

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Course Description

This course introduces the major schools of learning theory, as well as providing material on several important themes related to learning theory; eg learning styles, instructional design and brain based learning. Each module consists of both selected videos and reading material.

Textbook

Schunk, D. (2016). Learning Theories: An Educational Perspective. 7th Edition. Pearson.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any advantages to taking these courses through Alliant?

Yes, there are several advantages to taking these courses through Alliant’s CE Division:

  • The instructors have been designated by Alliant program directors. They are very familiar with our programs and know what is needed to prepare you properly.
  • The courses will be accepted by Alliant as meeting the academic prerequisites for admission.
  • You will receive an academic transcript showing your grade, and we will also report your enrollment in and completion of the course directly to your campus Admissions Office. (Reminder: Entry requirements for the Clinical Psychology programs state that you must receive a grade of “C” or better; entry requirements for the Organizational Psychology programs state that you must receive a grade “B” or better.)

What is the format of the courses?

The courses are offered online as Guided Independent Study. All course material will be online.

Refunds for online courses are only granted to those who have not logged in to the course. Should you need to withdraw or cancel your enrollment, you are eligible to receive a full refund if you notify ce@alliant.edu withing 48 hours of registration. 

Course Instructor

Cheryl Fischer, PsyD

Cheryl Fischer, PhD, NCC, LCPC

Cheryl Fischer is a graduate of Towson University and West Virginia University. She is a licensed clinical social worker and a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) and the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). Cheryl is trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) therapy, which resolves the development of trauma-related disorders caused by exposure to distressing, traumatizing, or negative life events. Cheryl enjoys working with couples, individuals, college students, youth, and groups on a variety of issues.

Full course description

Course Date:
Sep 9 - Dec 22, 2019
Registration Deadline:

November 1, 2019

Course Type:

Guided Independent Study