In this globalization era, we need to adjust the way we live with digital gadgets and internet connection. Internet changes the way people make transaction, do communication, and even getting source for education. There is a new method in acquiring knowledge of accredited distance learning. It means that the learning process is conducted even students and lecturers are in a long distance. They use a computer and the internet service as the media. Then they use webcam and live chat effectively as well as oral classroom lecturing.
Accredited distance learning is not just like online discussion or online courses. This education lecturing has academic scope inside their curriculum. In several countries it has same legal accreditation as regular course one. You will be given certificate at the end of semester. Like common lecturing, in accredited distance learning you can also involve in discussion and study cases method. There also will be assignments as the final project and also examinations at the end of semesters. If you plan to take this education method, it is better to apply in famous universities to obtain the learning process quality. There are several degrees offered in accredited distance learning, such as under graduated program, diploma, master, and even doctors.
There are several advantages that students can obtain through accredited distance learning method:
- You will have more intensive meetings since you have private lessons with the lecturer. You will get closer relationship and better understanding in learning. Since it has accreditation, the certificate is very useful to apply for jobs.
- Accredited distance learning is very flexible in time and energy. For students who follow double degree study, it can save their time and schedule effectively.
- You can experience free-stress study environment that you may feel in normal class. You will be more relax and easy to follow lecturers instructions.
Written by Ratih Maria Dhewi and Ratna Marta Dhewi