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Characteristics of Adult Learners purpose of adult learning wikipedia

The primary purpose of adult education is to provide a second chance for those who are poor in society or who have lost access to.

Adult Learning is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of adult education. The journal's editors are Ann Brooks and Geleana Drew.

Andragogy refers to methods and principles used in adult education. The word comes from the . In one course, Knowles appears to allow "near total freedom in learner determination of objectives" but still "intended" the students to choose from.

An adult learner, or more commonly, a mature student, is a person who is older and is involved Is considered financially independent for purposes of determining eligibility for financial aid. Has dependents other than a spouse ( usually.