Conclusion

Conclusion

In this Unit, you have considered motivation as an aspect of learning. You have also developed the first draft of a personal theory of learning in the light of each of the module activities.

You have also considered some key ideas from the psychological theories of Jerome Bruner and Abraham Maslow. In the Units that follow, you will be introduced to the ideas and theories of other influential psychologists of learning. As in this Unit, the emphasis will always be on the reciprocal relationship between educational theory and classroom practice.