The conventional learning style was rarely brought into question until the influx of the internet. Traditionally, you have a teacher and a class full of students. Despite its flaws, this method has widely been considered the most effective. Due to recent advancements in technology, it has become a possibility to learn from the comfort of your own home using the internet. Virtual Universities have started to pop up all over the net, and existing universities have even branched out to provide online learning opportunities. One of the biggest reasons why this has become realistic in recent times is due to significant improvements to the internet and the resources available. Where it was once a vast network of information, the online world is now an interactive platform with endless possibilities.
There are, of course, disadvantages of studying online, that are important to consider, particularly if they apply to your current situation. When you study strictly online it significantly reduces, if not eliminates, the face to face interaction you experience. In order to reach a successful status in life, communication is critical, and one of the best ways of learning how to do so effectively is through experiencing real life situations and talking