‘Pedagogy for Young Learners’ is a set of curriculum design and delivery principles aimed at creating an inclusive and accessible learning experience for students. It focuses on the development of innovative learning materials and activities that meet the individual learning needs of 3 -7 year old children. To achieve this goal, the course takes the following two approaches: (1) it discusses the methodologies already out there in the light of Islamic principles (2) it provides guidelines to parents and educators on designing their own learning path using innovative methods. This course will explore the recent advances in educational psychology and teaching methodologies through appropriate readings and through media construction exercises.

What Will You Learn:

At the end of this course students will be able to:

  • Thoroughly understand the principles of different teaching methodologies and their connection to Islamic principles.
  • Understand the different teaching variation among learners in terms of their cognitive abilities and learning preferences.
  • Acquire hands-on experience of designing innovative methods of teaching and learning.

Who is this course for?

For parents and educators

Course Curriculum

Introduction to the Course FREE 00:03:00
Module 1
Objectives 00:06:00
Dimensions of Pedagogy 00:09:00
The Reflective Experience 00:04:00
Module 2: Teaching Methodologies
Objectives & The Montessori Method 00:12:00
Principles Of Montessori Education 1 00:13:00
Principles Of Montessori Education 2 00:16:00
Principles Of Montessori Education 3 00:11:00
The Reggio Emilia Approach 00:07:00
The Reggio Emilia Teacher 00:04:00
The Waldorf Method 00:10:00
Islamic Pedagogy 00:18:00
Reading 00:00:00
Module 3: Psychological Models of Education
Objectives 00:07:00
Dewey & Vygotsky 00:09:00
Jean Piaget’s cognitive theory of development 00:11:00
Gardner’s theory of Multiple intelligence 00:11:00
Choosing the right instructional resources 00:14:00
Designing Your learning environment 00:05:00
Islamic Environment 1 00:13:00
Islamic Environment 2 00:15:00
Reading 00:00:00
Module 4: Considering Individual Differences
Objectives 00:09:00
Case studies 00:11:00
Strategies for Differentiating learning 00:04:00
Tips for creating a Differentiated lesson plan 00:04:00
Reading 00:00:00
Module 5: Designing Innovative Methods
Design Your Own Resources 00:05:00
Final Exam 00:20:00

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  • Number of Sections7
  • Number of Units28
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