Full course description
The self-directed learner takes charge of their learning by identifying their learning needs, formulating learning goals, implementing appropriate learning strategies and evaluating the outcomes. As an instructor, you can provide strategies that support self-directed learning. In this module, examine the connection between self-directed learning, lifelong learning and metacognition and explore strategies instructors can implement to promote metacognitive skills.
At the conclusion of this online activity, learners will be able to:1) Identify the importance of self-directed learning.
2) Examine strategies associated with promoting self-directed learning and metacognition.
Texas A&M University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
DESIGNATIONTexas A&M University College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PRESENTER DISCLOSUREAll speakers/presenters for this educational event have no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
PLANNERS DISCLOSURESNone of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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