Core Features

 

  1. Content 

         The BCP includes 6 Higher Order Conceptual Domains and about 80 Lower Order Concepts.

        

 

    2. Teaching Model

       The Teaching Model includes 6 steps.  All the content of the programme is mediated using these 6 steps.

      

 

     3. Cognitive Tools 

       There are 6 Cognitive Tools that are mediated during the Basic Concept sessions.

       

 

    4. Mediational Teaching Approach

      Mediation goes beyond instruction: the teacher becomes involved in a learning relationship with the learner in  
      which he/she attempts to create linkages for the learner which assist to structure his/her thinking.

     

  

The goal of mediation is to arouse the potential of the learner to become a self-evolving actor.
(Hadji, 1994)