Adult Education

Upcoming courses

Important notes:

  • ADED 370 and ADED 470 can be scheduled during the winter semester
  • To order textbooks from UFV Bookstore select UFV Abbotsford Campus or UFV online.
  • ADED courses with a * are Workplace Education Certificate (WEC) courses.
  • Students near completion of the degree should contact the program advisor to be assisted with final requirements.
  • All program requirements must be completed in the winter semester in order to graduate in June of the same year.

 

Fall 2017
ADED 305

Portfolio Development for Prior Learning Assessment Recognition

Textbook:
Robins, M. (2010). Guide to portfolios: Creating and using portfolios for academic, career and personal success. New Jersey: Pearson (Prentice-Hall). ISBN-13: 9780137145331.
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Ross-Larson, Bruce. (1996). Edit yourself: A manual for everyone who works with words. New York: Norton. ISBN-13: 978-0393313260 - 2nd Edition.

Janice Johnson
ADED 390

Research in Adult Education

Textbook:
Sharan B. Merriam, Elizabeth J. Tisdell, (2015) Qualitative Research: A Guide to Design and Implementation. San Francisco, Wiley/Jossey-Bass, 978-1-119-00361-8, 4th Edition
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Machi, L, & McEvoy, B. (2016). The Literature Review: Six Steps to Success. Sage Publishing, ISBN 9781506336244 - 3rd Edition.

Seonaigh MacPherson
ADED 407*

Organizational & Workplace Learning

Textbook:
Spencer, B. & Kelly, J. (2013). Work and learning: An introduction. Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing.

Linda Pardy
ADED 408

Assessing Adult Learning

Textbook:
Tara Fenwick & Jim Parsons, (2009). The Art of Evaluation: A resource for Educators and Trainers. Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing- ISBN – 9781550771664 – 2nd Edition

 
ADED 410

Adult Education and Social Change

Textbook:
Nesbit, T., Brigham, S. M., Taber, N., & Gibb, T. (2013). Building on critical traditions: Adult education and learning in Canada. Toronto, ON: Thompson Educational Publishing.

Linda Pardy
ADED 425

Curriculum Design for Adult Learning

Textbook:
Fink, L. Dee. (2013). Creating significant learning experiences: An integrated approach to designing college courses. San Francisco, CA: Wiley / Jossey-Bass

Seonaigh MacPherson
TESL 400

Foundations of Second Language Education

Textbook:
Nunan, D. (2015). Teaching English to speakers of other languages: An introduction. Routledge. ISBN: 978-1-138-82467-6
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Hummel, K.M. (2014). Introducing second language acquisition: Perspectives and practices. Wiley Blackwell. ISBN: 978-0- 470-65804-8

 
TESL 408

Applied Linguistic in Second Language Education

Textbook:
Ivelina K. Tchizmarova , Murray Munro , Cliff Burgess (2011). Introduction to the Description of English Grammar. Kendall/Hunt Publishing, ISBN 9781465205421
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Patsy M. Lightbown , Nina Spada (2013) How Languages are Learned. Oxford Handbooks. 4th Edition

 

 

 

Winter 2018
ADED 215

 Foundations of e-Learning 

Textbook: TBA

Janice Johnson
ADED 320 *

Adult Learning 

Ambrose, S., Bridges, M.W., Lovett, M.C. DiPietro, M., & Norman, M.K. (2010). How learning works: 7 research-based principles for smart teaching. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 978-0-470-48410-4

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Merriam, S.B., & Bierema, L.L (2014). Adult learning: linking theory and practice. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 978-1-118-13057-5

Douglas Mauger
ADED 340*

Program Planning and Evaluation

Rosemary S. Caffarella, Sandra Ratcliff Daffron. Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 978-0-470-77037-5 – 3rd Edition. 

Amea Wilbur 
ADED 423

Mindfulness

Seonaigh MacPherson
ADED 435

Facilitating Adult Learning 

Weimer, Maryellen. (2013). Learner-centred teaching: Five key changes to practice (2nd ed.). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. ISBN 978-1-118-11928-0. Also available as an e-book.

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Howell, Claire, Harris, Michael S., & Zakrajsek, Todd. (2016). Teaching for learning: 101 intentionally designed activities to put students on the path to success. NY: Routledge. ISBN: 978-0-415-69936-5 (paperback). Also available as an e-book.

Janice Johnson & Roselynn Verwood
TESL 410

Teaching a Second Language 

Ur, Penny (2012). A course in English language teaching. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN-13: 978-1107684676 - 2nd Edition.

Gilmour Jope
TESL 420

Curriculum & Assessment in Second Language Education

Textbook: TBA

Seonaigh MacPherson
TESL 433 

Second Language Practicum

Textbook: TBA

Seonaigh MacPherson

 

 

Summer 2018 
ADED 310 

Fundamentals of Adult Learning

Textbook: TBA

Janice Johnson
ADED 360 

Adult Education in Canada: History and Trends

Textbook: TBA

TBA
ADED 420 

 Adult Education in the Global Context  

Textbook: TBA

TBA

 

Rosemary S. Caffarella, Sandra Ratcliff Daffron. Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 978-0-470-77037-5 – 3rd Edition. 

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Since participating in the program, I have incorporated many of the skills and concepts into my everyday work. I feel strongly that my involvement in the program has enhanced my work, and has given me the critical thinking skills needed to develop new programming and further my career.

  • – Garrison Duke
  •    Director of Employment at Abbotsford Community Services

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