101 - Know the basics of Geragogy


In this course you will learn, reflect and understand...

  • Why learning can be different, if you are aged over 60
  • What motivates people aged 60 plus to learn and
  • How to adapt the way to learn and teach accordingly



  • 11 Sections
  • 27 Lessons
  • 1 Quiz
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Overview Content
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  1. Overview of the Course Content
Learning Objectives
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  1. Learning Objectives
1. Introduction
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  1. What is Geragogy?
  2. The Three Pillars of Geragogy
2. Physical changes in older age
7 Lessons0 Quizzes
  1. Understanding the Aging Process - Physical Changes
  2. Physical Changes 1
  3. Physical Changes 2
  4. Physical Changes 3
  5. Pause and Reflect
  6. Recap Physical Changes
  7. Interactive element/Image map with info hotspots
3. Cognitive changes in older age
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  1. Understanding the Aging Process - Cognitive Changes
  2. 7 Examples on Cognitive Changes and appropriated learning setting
  3. Pause and Reflect
  4. Recap Cognitive Changes
4. Psychosocial changes in older age
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  1. Understanding the Aging Process - Psychosocial Changes
  2. Psychosocial Needs of Older Learners
  3. Pause and Reflect
5. What motivates people aged 55+ to learn?
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  1. Pause and Reflect: What motivates you to learn?
  2. Relevance to your daily life
6. How to adapt the way to teach and learn accordingly?
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  1. Addressing the Needs of Older Learners
  2. Promoting Active Learning
Further Readings/Additional materials
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  1. If you want to dive deeper..
3 Lessons1 Quiz
  1. Recap Geragogy
  2. Recap - Applying the Principles of Geragogy
  3. Outlook to the next Course
  4. Check you knowldedge on Geragogy
Transition to the next course or learning unit or else
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  1. Image, Link , Text to bring the learner to the next unit or back to the overview of courses
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Last Updated: April 2, 2024

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