Welcome to the world of Experiential Education – Philosophy, Methods and Practice. This course has been designed with special consideration to the many teachers and outdoor educators who want to make the moments with their learner groups more exciting and empowering. It provides a dynamic exploration into the pedagogical methods used in experiential and outdoor education. In the duration of this course, you will encounter a variety of hands-on activities, in-depth readings, personal reflections, writing exercises, group discussions, and opportunities to have and share your own adventurous experiences. This will help understand and apply the principles of experiential learning in the classroom and in an outdoor setting. The more you put in, the more you get out of this course.
At the end of this course, participants will have
A journal is a place where you record your thoughts, feelings, reactions, ideas, etc. on a regular basis. During this course, you are required to keep a journal which contains your reflections on each of the readings and classes in which you participate. You should strive to write at least four pages each week. You are welcome to write more if you wish. The journal will be a very important way in which you can develop your own personal philosophy of EE.
Students are strongly encouraged to provide feedback regarding their learning needs and the progress of the course via questions and comments in class to their instructors.
Mrs. Malati Kalmadi
The Form for the course can be downloaded from DipinEE&Practice _ Application Form