|How well will it educate?
education provides the convenience of anytime-anywhere learning, education experts are
still debating on the effectiveness of this system.
are not meant to replace the traditional form of education, online MBA and MCA courses
could be a few expectations. The Indira Gandhi Open University, New Delhi offers its
Master in Computer Application degree online. On the other hand, NIIT's Netvarsity offers
modular courses in computer-related topics.
when computer based training packages was introduced into the market more than 15 years
ago, they faced a lot of skepticism from educationists.
method of providing information is making it available in one place, neatly classified and
well archived. All a user needs to do is pick up whatever he thinks is important to him.
The disadvantage of this is that the user tends to get lost in the sea of random
is to hold virtual classrooms on the Internet, with a user-friendly interference
resembling an actual college campus, with a classroom, cafe, lounge library and so on.
This model is supposed to make the student feel more at home within the Webster and makes
learning interesting. Also, the student need not log on at specific times- the University
is open around the clock and the classes are held at regular intervals. The student can
select the time slot for his class and attend accordingly! What are more you still have
the option to bunk classes!
proliferation of the Internet in the country, the potential student community will give
online education, and the merits it brings the nod.