Course summary

Knowledge construction provides a rationale for giving young people an opportunity to move beyond memorizing facts and to develop their critical thinking and reasoning skills. The 21CLD: Knowledge Construction course introduces you to the dimensions of Knowledge Construction so that students can build deep knowledge that they can transfer and apply in practice.

Course Objectives

To frame and answer the following questions:

  • How to apply knowledge in a new context?
  • How to design lessons, so that the main requirement is knowledge construction?
  • What does knowledge construction mean?
  • What are the big ideas in knowledge construction?