2 Using Theory to Design More Effective Training


What’s Inside This Chapter

In this chapter, you’ll learn:
  • How learning is defined
  • What some different types of learning are
  • What theories of learning exist
  • How a trainer’s philosophy influences practice
  • How theories of learning may affect instruction and training
  • What model can guide an understanding of the learning process
  • What is unique about the mental, physical, and emotional characteristics of adults.

How Is Learning Defined?

According to the online edition of the American Heritage ...

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