Module Category: Multiple Intelligence

Musical Intelligence

People with this intelligence are skilled with sound, rhythm, tone and music. They are also sensitive to the human voice, audio patterns and sounds in the environment. Many individuals have the ability to compose songs/ music or play instruments. Career options: Singer Music composer DJ Techniques to reach learners with musical intelligence: Write songs and …

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Existential Intelligence

People with high existential intelligence are skilled with the ability to tackle deep questions about life and human existence – such as where do we go when we die? They are known as life smart. These people think philosophically, they are able to understand others and the world around them. They have the ability to …

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Bodily-Kinesthetic Intelligence

People with this type of intelligence are skilled with handling objects and manoeuvring their own body. They are known as body smart. They have the ability to use one’s own body skilfully or as a medium of expression to solve a problem and are strong with co-ordination skills. They prefer learning while doing. Career options: …

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Intrapersonal Intelligence

People with high interpersonal intelligence are skilled at understanding oneself and self-reflection. They are known as self smart. People who possess this intelligence have the capacity to recognise and understand their own moods, desires and motivations. They are able to do this through self-reflection about their past. They also enjoying reading about and learning more …

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Interpersonal Intelligence

People with interpersonal intelligence are skilled with communicating with or relating with others both verbally and non-verbally. They have the ability to understand moods, intentions and desires of others. They are known as people smart. Career options: Psychologist Teacher Salesman Therapist Techniques to use in the classroom to reach learners with interpersonal intelligence: Small group …

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Verbal-Linguistic Intelligence

People with high verbal-linguistic intelligence are skilled with words and language. They have the ability to use langue to express themselves and assign meaning through poems, humour, stories and metaphors. They are known as word smart.  They have the ability to communicate through language and are often great story tellers. Possible careers:  Lawyer Journalist Comedian …

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Visual-Spatial Intelligence

People with high visual-spatial intelligence are skilled with images, spatial judgement and puzzles or mazes. They have the ability to create a visual image of a potential project or an idea and act on that visual. They are known as picture smart.  Common careers:  Architect Surgeon Graphic Artist Techniques to use in the classroom for learners …

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What is Multiple Intelligence?

Now when most of us think about intelligence we think about one type of intelligence – intellectual intelligence – and we associate high test results and IQ scores with this type of intelligence. However intelligence tests, like the IQ test, only cover a small fraction of the topics that make up intelligence. One definition of …

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