A Day in the Life of a Learning Objective
OCTOBER 5, 2016
The central part in these practices is a prerequisite to identify instructional goals for the program, course or lesson. A proper learning objective must be performance-based and follow the guidelines that Mager’s “Preparing Instructional Objectives” and Benjamin Bloom’s 1956 Taxonomy provide. Bloom conceived the six levels of cognition and associated hierarchy to categorize instructional objectives based on specificity and complexity.