Archive for March, 2011
The advent of internet technology has brought to our doorsteps a sea of opportunities and changed the way we work, the way we interact socially, and even the way we educate ourselves. With a multitude of information available for us at the click of a button, it has become easier for everyone to gain relevant knowledge and upgrade skills according to the need that arises at work or college. A number of top universities and colleges all over the world, having realized the plethora of avenues that internet opens up, have come up with new and highly advantageous courses delivered online with the help of experienced and able faculty.
Today, professionals from every field and every walk of life benefit immensely from this trend of obtaining education online and adding to their skill set and their qualifications. With technology changing and work environments evolving at an extremely fast pace, it is becoming more and more important for professionals to brush up their skills from time to time and match the requirements of their industry at all times. Online courses provide an opportunity to do so and that too in a very convenient manner. Apart from the obvious benefits of online education, opportunity presents itself in the form of peer learning and effective interaction among batch mates. The participants of an online classroom interact with each other in a fashion no different than that in an on campus classroom.