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Adult Education Seminar Series

About the Adult Education Seminars

This seminar series is for facilitators of adult learners who want to expand their knowledge of adult learning principles and develop their teaching and training skills in a meaningful way.

This dynamic and interactive program will build your strategies and techniques for practical application with adult learners. An excellent professional development program to complement your career in education or training in the workplace.

This program is offered in collaboration with Mount Royal University.

Required Courses:

  • XAED 10029 – Core Concepts of Adult Learning
    • Be introduced to the foundations of adult learning. Course includes: Principles of Adult Learning, Designing Learning Outcomes, Learning Styles, Designing a Living Course Syllabus.
  • XAED 10030 – Skills and Techniques for Adult Learning
    • Acquire skills and techniques to make your classes enjoyable and effective. Course includes: Effective Teaching Techniques, Classroom Presentation Skills, Assessing Teaching and Learning, Online Facilitation.
  • XAED 10031 – Refine and Enhance Instruction for Adult Learning
    • Polish your presentations for enhanced learning in your classroom. Course includes: Tools to Enhance Instruction and Presentation, Culturally Responsive Facilitation, Conflict Resolution in the Classroom, Generational Differences in Learning.

Program Hours: 36

Course Schedule

Subject CodeCourse Reference NumberStart DateEnd DateCourse HoursCourse Fee
(Plus GST)
XAED 10029-0039042613 Sep 202112 Oct 202112 hrs$404.25
XAED 10030-0039042718 Oct 202114 Nov 202112 hrs$404.25
XAED 10031-0039042822 Nov 202119 Dec 202112 hrs$404.25

Register today!

Step 1: Select the Course Reference Number above.
Step 2: You will be directed to a page to register as a student with CUE’s Office of Extension & Culture.
Step 3: Upon submission, you will then register with Mount Royal University and proceed to booking your courses.

Questions? Email us at extension@concordia.ab.ca