As a student or lifelong learner starting a course you expect that you will and are being exposed to the latest learning and educational methods and techniques*. The non-exhaustive list that follows is ... what shall we call it? ... non-trivial in its extent:
team-based learning, ...
Hodges' model is person-centered, situated and capable of taking in multiple contexts.
So perhaps the most important word above is based ...?
*One of the original roles for Hodges' model was curriculum development, posts to follow on this topic....
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