Examples of Learning Outcomes

Personal Development Learning Outcomes

Gym Membership

By the end of my learning, I will be able to:

  • Increase my overall levels of fitness
  • Improve my mental wellbeing
  • Gain muscle and lose fat
  • Strengthen my core muscles

Beginners Violin

By the end of my learning, I will be able to:

  • Manage the violin and bow.
  • Tune my violin.
  • Know the sound and structure of major scales.
  • Read and improvise simple tunes and rhythms.

Positive Pscychology and Happiness

By the end of my learning, I will be able to:

  • Describe current research on what it happiness means for 21st century living.
  • Describe at least three interventions designed to enhance happiness.
  • State the tools which will help me manage my mindset
  • Reflect on the interventions that may be most appropriate to enhancing my own happiness.

Dance Classes 

By the end of my learning, I will be able to:

  •  Plan a safe and effective dance routine.
  • Increase my overall levels of fitness and vitality healthily and successfully.

French for beginners

By the end of my learning, I will be able to:

  • Construct sentences about myself, my job and family in French.
  • Order food and drinks, ask for directions, book accommodation in a hotel and ask for travel details.
  • Describe the current weather.

Career Development Learning Outcomes

Career transition Masterclass

By the end of this course , I will be able to:

  • Create a vision for my future career
  • List my key skills, attributes and values, and explored my true marketability, new career ideas and possibilities.
  • Identify gaps, training and learning needs.
  • Share knowledge, experience, camaraderie and energy from a like- minded group all determined to achieve successful career and life change!

Write a Blog

By the end of this course, I will be able to:

  • To set up an account for use throughout the course as a practice blog
  • Write my first weblog entry
  • Design my own blog using the e-blogger.
  • Upload pictures into my new log.
  • Publicise my new blog.
  • Maintain and monitor my new blog.

Introduction to Photoshop

By the end of this course, I will be able to:

  • Repair, resize, crop and retouch images.
  • Paint images using the Paintbrush, Pencil or Paint Bucket.
  • Create and manipulate multiple layers.
  • Apply blending and layer effects to create realistic composites.

Starting up your own Company: Entrepreneurial Skills

By the end of this course, I will be able to:

  • Identify some of the characteristics of entrepreneurs, particularly how they think and approach problems
  • Start to be able to find opportunities in problems
  • Know how to network effectively
  • Understand the role of intuition in making decisions
  • Understand how to respond to failure

And now it's over to you. By the end of your learning, what will you be able to do?

  • Could you have a working knowledge of a new subject?
  • Will you have been introduced to a new concept or idea?
  • Will you have practiced a new skill which you weren't able to do before?
  • Will you have changed your attitude or feel differently about a certain subject?
  • Could you know, understand, be familiar with, appreciate, be aware of something completely new as a result of your learning?

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Remember: In the spirit of lifelong learning, we will ask you to complete a Learn for You Progress Report 10 months after completing your learning where you will be asked to review your achievement of your learning outcomes. This is simply to help you reflect on how the learning has helped you in your personal or career development.

Good luck and we hope you enjoy your learning.

Organisational and Lifelong Learning
The HR Team