This is a short course designed for teachers to better develop an understanding of imagination and learn what to look-out for in students to help them with imagination, creativity and critical thinking too.
It is appropriate for all teachers, including maths, language, art, science etc. It is also relevant for pre-school, primary, high school and university.
This course teaches how the visual system works in conjunction with imagination and the formation of new ideas. It forms a solid platform to explore other modalities of creative thinking. This course shows you how to “look” for and “see” new possibilities.
V1_The Neuroscience of Imagination shows how the visual system works in conjunction with imagination and the formation of new ideas. It looks at relevant networks in the brain responsible for both process driven thought but also new connections in the brain that aid creativity.
The course provides new information and understanding to create a foundation of neuroscientific explanations of the faculty of imagination. This understanding both develops the potential of the teacher and also creative outcomes for students. Below explains who the course is for and where to begin the development.