The course will address the needs of those working in a guidance capacity with Adult Learners, unemployed and disadvantaged adults and those exploring career options. It will introduce participants to models of labour market, educational guidance and will begin to explore the theoretical principles which underpin good practice. Apr 28, · According to one theory of learning, people learn by being guided by those who are more knowledgeable and skilled. The zone of proximal development is a concept that was created by influential psychologist Lev Vygotsky.
Adult learning theory is founded on the principles that effective training is: • Relevant– to the experience or intended experience of the adult learner.