The biggest advantage of e-learning is that the person who is receiving the training can schedule the classes according to the student’s schedule. An e-learning classroom is self-paced, and the student does not need to turn in assignments according to a schedule, (N. A., N. D.).
There are also many disadvantages to an e-learning environment. One of the biggest disadvantages is that students who are not motivated will not complete the course on time, and students often a feel isolated because there is not traditional and unique learning experience, (N. A., N. D.). Students who begin to feel isolated at the lack of intercommunication with the learning environment may become lonely, and begin to fall behind because the student became unmotivated to complete assignments on time.
Computer-based training is a way for students to earn a college degree while online. Just like e-learning computer-based training has many advantages, and disadvantages. Some of the advantages, and disadvantages of a computer-based training program can be similar to the advantages and disadvantages of e-learning. The biggest advantage of computer-based training is the lower costs involved for students when students enroll in a computer-based training course. Also, assignments and classes can be scheduled around the students person schedule. However, assignments usually have a deadline. Students work according to a schedule, even though students can work at a pace that is comfortable for the student. Students still have deadlines to meet.
The disadvantages of computer-based training are exactly the same as those for e-learning. Students may not be motivated, and may begin to miss the traditional class room, (N. A., N. D.). When students begin to feel, fewer motivated students may begin to stop turning in assignments on time. Students who begin to miss the traditional class setting will not turn in the assignments on time, because the