E-learning is learning utilizing electronic technologies like Mobile apps, computer based learning to access educational curriculum outside of a traditional classroom. In most cases, it refers to a course, program or degree delivered completely online.
These days’ learners are well versed in the use of smartphones, text messaging and using the internet so participating in and running an online course has become a simple affair. The available technologies to make a course new and exciting are always changing, and course content can and should be updated quickly to give students the very latest information. Mobile apps are playing a great role in this regard.
Students were provided with minicomputers and connected to mainframes in computer based learning in an attempt to eliminate instructor led training. A wide range of coursework was made available to the learners that included elementary lessons and the more advanced college learning materials. Students can log in from anywhere in the world to access their class materials and interact with one another.
There is always a teacher or professor interacting /communicating with you and grading your participation, your assignments and your tests making it a mushrooming instructor led training. There have been many studies showing that eLearning students retain the material to a significantly greater degree than face-to-face instructor led classes. The content delivery is consistent and can be easily repeated if needed to gain a better understanding. E-Learning has been proven to be a successful method of training and education is becoming a way of life for many citizens