This website focuses on andragogy as defined by Malcolm Knowles.
Contained within this website are the following items:
Knowles' definition, as well as the Greek origins of the word, and an explanation of the concept.
An historical overview of andragogy.
A brief background of Malcolm Knowles.
Knowles' 5 assumptions inherent to andragogy compared to pedagogy.
Knowles' implications for application.
Scientific research on the andragogical method and 7 criteria necessary in order to conduct appropriate empirical andragogical studies.
Real world applications of andragogy, including a list of areas and programs in which it has been applied and sample course designs in pedagogy and andragogy.
Food for thought in regards to andragogy.
A list of interesting links, including both andragogy and adult education sites.