Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs): Lifelong learning

Advantages of MOOC’s for those who want to continue to learn (lifelong learning), career advancement, obtaining a recognised certificate or credits towards a university degree.

Looking at some of the advantages:

·        Gain new skills and keep up to date.

·        Direct your learning.

·        Access from anywhere with a stable internet connection.

·        Able to enroll for free.

·        Engage and have feedback with your fellow learners.

·        The study plan can be adatpted to your pace and schedule. 

·        Interactive courses designed by specialists in their field.

·        Know how many hours are required to complete a course.

·        Accompanied by a mentor specialist in the domain.

·        Possibility to have a recognised certificate on the course completion 

          and/or to earn credits towards a university degree.

         The last two points are generally a paid service.

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