Is Online Learning The Future Of Education?

Online education, commonly called e-learning or distance learning, is a method of offering education to learners who are not located on a campus. With Lifehacker U, you’re free to take as many or as few of these classes as you like, and we’ll update this course guide every term with a fresh list of courses on new and interesting topics, some of which are only available during that academic term.

Nonetheless, the 15 minutes of teaching I did at TED dominates my entire teaching career: 700,000 views at 15 minutes each is equivalent to 175,000 student-hours of teaching, more than I have taught in my entire offline career.1 Moreover, the ratio is likely to grow because my online views are increasing at a faster rate than my offline students.

Conscious of its role and responsibilities as a Central University, besides offering innovative on-campus programmes, the university, in order to reach …