Types of adult learners
Traditional Adult Learner
Comes to an educational program directly from high school or from another program of
Grew up in a digital, wireless world
In transition from late adolescence to young adulthood
Self-proclaimed nurse- informally trained persons who chose to or were appointed to care for people
who were ill, injured, dying, or having babies.
Those who, from the beginning of time, chose to care for individuals who were ill, injured, dying
Chapter 12 Cultural Uniqueness, Sensitivity, and Competence
Culture- the total of all the ideas, beliefs, values, attitudes, communication, customs, traditions, and
objects that a group of people possess. Culture includes ways of doing things.
A traditional learner is in their early twenties.
Traditional learner a learner who comes to an educational program directly from high school or from another program of study,
usually in his or her late teens or early twenties.
Informal learning experienc
Overview of critical thinking
Thinking- ways of processing information making decisions; an intellectual activity which includes : interpretation, ordering
symbols, learning, planning, forming ideas & opinions, organizing information, problem so