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Planning

Setting Goals and Learning Objectives

Objectives

Depending on what you hope to accomplish during a training, some or all of these types of objectives may need to be developed. Keep in mind the adult learning cycle described earlier when developing your training objectives. When writing the seven different types of objectives, you might find the following chart of verbs helpful.

Seven Objective Training Types

Fact Objectives

Define

Name

Record

List

Repeat

State

Recall

Recognize

Record

Understanding/ Comprehension Objectives

Discuss

Describe

Explain

Identify

Translate

Restate

Express

Convert

Estimate

Application Objectives

Compute

Demonstrate

Illustrate

Operate

Perform

Interpret

Apply

Use

Practice

Analysis Objectives

Solve

Compare

Appraise

Distinguish

Contrast

Classify

Differentiate

Categorize

Critique


Synthesis Objectives

Synthesize

Design

Summarize

Diagnose

Manage

Plan

Propose

Hypothesize

Formulate

Attitudinal Objectives

Show sensitivity

Respect opinions

Accept responsibility

Demonstrate commitment

Be willing to assist

Skill Objectives

Perform

Demonstrate

Show

Conduct

Compute

Teach

Role-play

Take

Operate

Complete

Design

Do

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