The term transfer refers to the effects of previous learning on current acquisition. How well and quickly we learn anything in the laboratory and the real world is heavily influenced by the types and quantity of things we have previously learned and the emotions and experiences we have gone through.
There are 3 kinds of learning transfer:
1. Positive transfer: A positive transfer occurs when learning in one condition facilitates learning in another. Playing the violin, for example, Learning Management System, makes learning to play the piano easier.