Identifying Optimal Learning Modes / Strategies

761 WordsMay 28, 20164 Pages
No one can deny the fact that a person’s education is the most significant aspect of his/her life. Human beings every moment enhance their intellect by learning and teaching; therefore, understanding and utilizing the perfect learning approaches are sine qua non." VARK is a questionnaire that helps your learning by suggesting the strategies you should be using " (Fleming, 1987). Utilizing this tool can contribute people to identify optimal learning modes/strategies in order to increase the effectiveness of the study. According to Prithishkumar & Michael (2014) "VARK is a learning style which classifies students into four different learning modes, each mode based on different preferred senses used in information gathering namely visual (V), aural (A), read/write (R), and kinesthetic (K)". Different learning modes provide diverse strategies which allow scholars to spend less effort while achieving more results. After conducting the questionnaire, the results show Visual is 9(45%), Aural is 2(10%), Read/Write is 5(25%), Kinesthetic is 4(20%). Overall, strong visual learning preference is chief recommended, read/write learning is secondary and the third one is Kinesthetic. Visual learning style focuses on visual sensory learning by reviewing or drawing illustrations, maps, graphs, charts, diagrams, figures and plans to approach the learning outline (VARK, 2016). What is in line with my personal learning trait. As a Visual learner, making charts to compare objects, using
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