EDACE 9376  

Organization and Administration of Adult Learning

KSIS Class #: 18382    (3 credit hours)  

Instructor:  Dr. Zacharakis

Online, August 23rd thru October 15th

Included in this course will be a critical study of organizational procedures and administrative practices as related to the implementation and maintenance of an effective program in adult education.

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EDACE 8343,4

Leading Adults in a Globalized Diverse World

KSIS Class #:  18363  (3 credit hours).

Instructor:  Dr. Yelich-Biniecki

Online, August 23rd thru October 15th

This course provides an introduction to the foundations of adult education leadership in the context of managing a culturally diverse workforce. Concepts of globalization as well as cross- cultural and international environments as they relate to adult education leadership are emphasized through theory to practice projects and research.

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EDACE  8301

Program Planning

KSIS Class #:  17307  (3 credit hours).

Instructor:  Dr. Kang

Online, August 23rd thru October 15th

This course includes an analysis of major approaches of program planning and development and discussion of assumptions related to successful program planning in several types of organizations. It outlines the importance of program planning and elements of a systematic planning process.

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EDACE 7801

Introduction to Adult Learning and Leadership

KSIS Class #: 17357   (3 credit hours)

Instructor:  Dr. Zacharakis

Online, October 18th thru December 10th

This is a foundation course that acquaints the student with the diverse and evolving field of adult learning and leadership. It provides a systematic base for further studies in adult learning.   The broad purpose of this course is to have students explore the scope and significance of the field and its contributions to present-day learning in society. The student should leave this course with the beginning perspective of how adult learning emerged, how it is presently changing, and how it interrelates with other fields and disciplines.

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EDACE 7653,2

Integrating Technology into Curriculum

KSIS Class #: 17303   (3 credit hours)

Instructor:  Dr. Kang

Online, October 18th thru December 10th

This course includes an in-depth study of methods for integrating innovative technologies into the curriculum for adult learners. With an in-depth understanding of adult learners, students will analyze learning theories and appropriate technologies for relevance, effectiveness, and alignment with course curriculum.

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EDACE 7503

Women, Education, Leadership and Work

KSIS Class #: 18361   (3 credit hours)  

Instructor:  Dr. Fishback

Online, October 18th thru December 10th

Emphasizes the collective and individual educational needs of women in and out of the work force and the part that occupational/educational preparation contributes to their participation in the work force.

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EDACE 832

Interpersonal/Intrapersonal Communications3,5

KSIS Class #: 18362   (3 credit hours)

Instructor:  Dr. McCollum

Online, October 18th thru December 10th

This course explores various psychological and sociological factors that impact leadership. Through examining topics like verbal and nonverbal communication, active listening, learning and presentation styles, emotional intelligence, conflict, and motivation, students gain a deeper understanding of how these factors affect their personal leadership styles and impact adults they are leading. 

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EDACE 8363,4  

Group Dynamics 

KSIS Class #: 18334    (3 credit hours)  

Instructor:  Dr. Favor

Tuesdays, August 24th thru October 12, 5:30pm to 9:30pm.  

Note:  The course is currently planned to be held via remote learning or zoom. 

This course focuses on group and team behavior and processes in the adult education environment. Various factors that impact group behavior, processes, and effectiveness will be examined and participants will learn skills needed to more effectively manage and facilitate groups and teams of adults to achieve organizational objectives, accomplish tasks, and fulfill individual members’ needs.

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EDACE 780 Introduction to Adult Learning and Leadership

KSIS Class #: 18334    (3 credit hours)

Instructor:  Dr. Favor

Tuesdays, October 19th thru December 7th, 5:30pm to 9:30pm.  

Note:  The course is currently planned to be held via remote learning or zoom. 

This is a foundation course that acquaints the student with the diverse and evolving field of adult learning and leadership. It provides a systematic base for further studies in adult learning.   The broad purpose of this course is to have students explore the scope and significance of the field and its contributions to present-day learning in society. The student should leave this course with the beginning perspective of how adult learning emerged, how it is presently changing, and how it interrelates with other fields and disciplines.

EDACE 975

Scholarly Writing6

KSIS Class #:  18335  (3 credit hours).

Instructor:  Dr. Yelich Biniecki

Online -October 21st thru December 9th

Zoom meetings – Thursdays, 10/21, 11/04,  11/18, 12/09, 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Note:  The course is currently planned to be held via remote learning or zoom. 

This course enables students to develop the writing skills they need to become successful writers in their academic and post-academic careers. Course topics focus on students’ disciplines and include annotated bibliographies, critiques, and literature reviews.

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Legend

1 Required for Masters Degree in Adult Learning and Leadership and Doctoral required academic core

2Required for Adult Learning Graduate Certificate

3Elective Course

4One of the 5 optional courses for the Leadership Dynamics Graduate Certificate.  Students must complete 2 of the 5 courses available. 

5Required for the Leadership Dynamics Graduate Certificate

6Required for Doctoral Courses

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