Managing a rigorous online course while juggling work and family life can be a challenge for many students. If you’ll remember from our Summer 2016 semester , some of these classes are available year-round, but many of them are only available during the a specific term or semester, and because we’re all about helping you improve your life at Lifehacker, we put together a list of courses available this summer that will inspire you, challenge you, open the door to something new, and give you the tools to improve your life.
These online courses entail study programs that have been designed by experienced professionals of the respective industry from all across the world, creating an experience that might not otherwise be available to on-campus students due to geographical constraints.
Some have also pointed out that far from being an inferior learning experience, the one-on-one lessons that are often part of online education have taken teacher-student interaction to a new level, where one student is getting all the attention and the interaction, and training can be so unique and valuable.
Focused on making quality Distance Education accessible to all, Pondicherry University, DDE has adopted technology enabled online learning where Information and Communication technology (ICT) will be used to reach to the larger segment of people who could not pursue the on-campus model, but are passionate about academics, nonetheless.
FutureLearn offers regularly updating classes on topics like computer science and technology, history and humanities, political science, and culture from leading universities like the University of Birmingham, the University of Groningen, the University of Cape Town, and others.