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DISTANCE LEARNING Distance education or distance learning is a mode of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis , to students who are not physically present in a traditional setting such as a classroom.
DISTANCE LEARNING Distance Learning provides “access learning when the source of information and the learners are separated by time and distance both”
TYPES OF ONLINE DISTANCE LEARNING
TYPES OF ONLINE DISTANCE LEARNING Synchronous Learning Synchronous learning is where you take part in learning activities (such as webinars and virtual classes) simultaneously with your instructions and fellow students.
ADVANTAGES: You can interact with your instructors and fellow students in real time. You can get instant feedback from you’re your instructors. You may be more motivated to ask questions or to participate in discussion.
ASYNCHRONOUS LEARNING Asynchronous learning does not require you to participate in learning activities at the same the time as your fellow students.
ADVANTAGES You are free to determine your own study schedule, which means that will have more flexibility You can work through the course material at your own pace. This means that you can spend more time on the sections you struggle with, and you can work quickly through the sections you are comfortable with.