Different Learning Styles Term Paper by Nicky

An overview and discussion of four different learning styles.
# 145936 | 1,414 words | 13 sources | APA | 2010 | US
Published on Dec 07, 2010 in Education (Education Psychology) , Education (Theory) , Psychology (General)

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The paper offers a description of several learning styles, specifically, the analytic, imaginative, dynamic and common sense learning styles. For each learning style, the paper includes a definition, examples, its unique characteristics and other names given to this style. The paper concludes by noting how essential it is for the learner to choose and understand the appropriate learning style that will best help him in developing effective learning strategies in life.

Learning Styles
Description of Learning Styles

From the Paper:

"In essence, learning styles are theoretical and practical constructs and guidelines that are in effect different approaches or ways of learning. Learning styles are important to success because they provide the individual with strategies and techniques on how to learn a particular subject.
"Each individual has a preferred learning style and this style or combination of styles is important in that it helps the student or individual to learn and assimilate knowledge in a more effective manner. Learning styles have also become important in education as these styles recognise that different individuals have different learning proclivities and strengths. As one expert states, "Through identifying your learning style, you will be able to capitalize on your strengths and improve your self-advocacy skills (WHAT'S YOUR LEARNING STYLE?)"

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Durbin G. (2002) Interactive Learning in Museums of Art and Design. Retrieved February 23, 2009, from
  • Exploring Psychology. Learning Styles. Retrieved February 23, 2009, fromhttp://www.dushkin.com/connectext/psy/ch06/learnsty.mhtml
  • Guild, P. (1994, January). Making Sense of Learing Styles. School Administrator, 51, 8. Retrieved February 26, 2009, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5000308203
  • Lamarche-Bisson, D. (2002, September). Learning Styles - What Are They? How Can They Help?. World and I, 17, 268. Retrieved February 26, 2009, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5002522655
  • LEARNING STYLES. Retrieved February 26, 2009, from http://www4.ncsu.edu/unity/lockers/users/f/felder/public/Learning_Styles.html

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