2020 has created great impact in everyone. The most commonly used word in this year is COVID-19. Due to this COVID-19 our daily life style changed. Lockdown has been introduced in everyone’s life. All the institutions and industries are free from work. All the students from schools and colleges have been closed for nearly 10 months. Study pattern also changed, most of the classes became online. Everyone would like to spend their leisure time in a useful manner.
During this lockdown due to COVID-19, learning in online has been risen. Research says that online learning has been increased in last 8 months. Online learning is a new platform to explore and experience learning. It provides you better understanding and improves the imagination and creativity of the learners. Because of COVID-19, many of the online learning platforms like BYJUS, Course era, NPTEL, Khan academy, Un-academy are offering free courses on different topics. These are easily accessible and user friendly. It’s been creating a new revolution in the field of education.
Location doesn’t matter in online learning. Students can learn from wherever they want.
It is more comfortable than traditional method.
It increases the self learning capability.
It also adds more value to the resume.
Most of the courses are free and if it is payable then it will be affordable to everyone.
It provides constructive criticism through assessments which will test the knowledge and understandability of the concepts
It will keep on tracking the performance of the assessments and find out the concepts which are lagging.
Study materials will be in pockets, i.e., all the books and presentation copies are in transcript form. One can study at any time.
Certifications are available which will enhance your profile.
COVID-19 pandemic made the educational institutions to close their doors as a result, traditional teaching methods has experienced a great turning point. In online learning the only requirements are mobile phones/laptops/tablets and stable internet connection. The face to face interactions can be done by using cameras present in the electronic gadgets.
It also enables discussion with your peers, discussion forum will be open during class sessions and you can also ask your queries using mail ids. Due to this pandemic it has become an inevitable source for the students to learn. Some of the students have also shown their passion, planning and ingenuity towards online learning.
This pandemic had created a positivity of knowledge thirst in many of the students. It also created a huge impact in the system of learning. Online learning enriches students with improved initial, current and technical knowledge. It also expertise the learners with their areas of interest. It also provides better job opportunities, project ideas and soft skills such as adaptability, leadership skills, flexibility, creativity etc., Apart from these online doctoral programs are also available and many professors are also making use of it. Students can also self esteem themselves by looking through their assignments. It may also motivate themselves and encourage them to learn more.