Play, learning and the brain
Play, learning and the brain

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Play, learning and the brain

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • demonstrate an awareness of current understanding of the structure and function of the brain

  • understand and critically analyse the linked concepts of brain-based learning and brain-based education

  • understand the role of play in brain development

  • recognise practical strategies for developing the curriculum to facilitate children's learning through play and other rich learning experiences.

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