Active Training Methods

Human Resources Management and Organisational Behaviour
5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL + 15,0 OT

- Ana Luísa Junça da Silva

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Explore the various aspects of active training (preparation, conduct training and transfer to the workplace). Promote active methodology of training as the preferred approach in adult education. Explore different examples of techniques, to develop and evaluate training sessions.

- Planning of training: the plan to action
- Skills and operational objectives
- Design of the process of training and learning
- Monitoring and evaluation of training and learning
- Quantitative and qualitative evaluation
- Training evaluation.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous evaluation: 2 individual works (100%).
Final evaluation: Exam (100%).
Students are approved if they have 9.5 or more values in each evaluation moment.

- Silberman, M. (2006). Active Training. San Francisco: Pfeiffer
- Meignant, A. (1999). A Gestão da Formação. Lisboa: Publicações D. Quixote
- Ferrão, L. e Rodrigues, M. (2000). Formação Pedagógica de Formadores. Lisboa: Lidel Edições Técnicas

Method of interaction
Case studies and practical applications of the learned concepts.

Software used in class
Not applicable.