Discovery Learning

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Discovery Learning by Mind Map: Discovery Learning

1. References

1.1. http://www.learnnc.org/reference/discovery+learning

1.2. http://www.learning-theories.com/discovery-learning-bruner.html

2. Concept

2.1. People learn best when they discover information on their own

3. Example Methods

3.1. Experimentation

3.2. Interviews

3.3. Data Interpretation

3.4. Dissection

4. Similar Models

4.1. problem-based learning

4.2. guided discovery

4.3. incidental learning

4.4. case-based learning

4.5. simulation-based learning

4.6. inquiry-based learning

5. Advantages

5.1. a tailored learning experience

5.2. promotes motivation

5.3. promotes autonomy, responsibility, independence

5.4. encourages active engagement

5.5. the development of creativity and problem solving skills

6. Criticisms

6.1. potential misconceptions

6.2. teachers may fail to detect problems and misconceptions

6.3. creation of cognitive overload