Application-Based Online Learning Exercise

This pattern is used to organize online learning modules that encourge application and critical thinking. 

Critical Thinking for Leaders

Advantages

  • Encourges applied problem solving
  • Meets the learning needs of many types of students
  • Results in practical use of skills

Disadvantages 

  • Can be time consuming to facilitate and provide feedback

  • The reduced structure can be frustrating for some students

  • Requires some real-world experience to make best use of learning situation

Planning Metrics

  • Time to Create
  • Time to Facilitate
  • Time to Grade
  • Cost to Learners
  • Use of Open Content
  • Required Customization

Build It!

The following resources are information elements used in this model.

The following resources are dialogue elements used in this model.

The following resources are practice elements used in this model.

The following resources are feedback elements used in this model.

The following resources are evidence of learning elements used in this model.