Day 5 – Module 3B*

10/8/2017:

MODULE 3 TEACHING AND LEARNING

3B : TEACHING METHODOLOGY (Prof. Madya Dr. Yeo Kee Jiar)

ASSIGNMENT 3B

3B – 1 (a) Part I (note)

3B – 1 (b) Part II (note)

3B – 1 (c) Diversity (note)

3B – 2 (a) Teaching Method (note)

3B – 2 (b) Teaching Method (note)

3B – 2 (b) PBL (note)

Theories of learning:

  • Behaviourism.
    • Expected outcomes
    • Repetition/reinforcement
  • Cognitivism
    • To store and process in mind
      • Social cognitive
      • Cognitive: Information Processing
  • Constructivism (branch of cognitivism) (begin in mind) – helping us develop theories
    • Learning by doing
      • Descriptive
      • Prescriptive
      • Instructional
    • Cognitive constructivism
    • Social constructivist
  • Observation (combination of the above).

Diversity

  • In education:
    • IQ
    • Learning style
    • Personality
  1. Teaching style depends on the kind of the students we are having.
  2. Teachers are the best teaching aid.
  3. Check: Kahoot.it (interactive concept asking tool) – good with peer instruction technique.
  4. Peer instruction technique works best for the understanding of a concept.