AHLS Instructor Course Syllabus
1 p.m. AHLS Policies and Procedures
Chapter 1: Introduction to AHLS
Chapter 2: AHLS Infrastructure
Chapter 3: AHLS Courses
2:05 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. How to Conduct an AHLS Program
Chapter 4: Conducting an AHLS Course
Chapter 5: A Checklist for Conducting an AHLS Course
2:45 p.m. Adult Education
Chapter 6: Adult Education
Chapter 7: Lectures and Tabletop Exercises
3:15 p.m. Break
3:20 p.m. “Mini” Lecture
4:20 p.m. Mandatory Exam & Course Evaluation
The AHLS Instructor Course is a 4-hour, half-day course, after which participants will be able to:
u Describe the qualifications and responsibilities of AHLS Scientific Advisory Committee members, AHLS Administrative Policy Committee members, AHLS Regional Directors, AHLS Course Directors, and AHLS Instructors.
u Describe how to apply to host an AHLS course.
u Identify the proper student-to-instructor ratio for each course.
u Define and demonstrate AHLS and adult education principles.
u Demonstrate how to properly conduct AHLS lectures to facilitate learning.
u Explain how the “do’s” and “don’ts” of teaching affect student learning and interaction.