More and more, adult learners are finding the convenience and flexibility of online learning a match for their learning goals and busy lifestyles. Online degree programs, courses, and virtual universities targeting adult learners have proliferated in the past decade. Although students can easily locate an online course or degree program that’s both convenient and accessible, they may face significant challenges in developing a new set of skills for this type of instruction. Moreover, amid COVID-19, the need of online learning has been increased.
Educators have speculated on the development of student skills necessary to succeed in online learning. This lecture will enhance the skills required for successfully completing the online course of the audience.
Dr. Upasana Gitanjali Singh
Professor, Dept. of Information Systems and Technology
University of KwaZulu Natal, Westville Campus, Durban-South Africa