Some people take a course because they are looking to sharpen their expertise in a particular subject. Others take a course to broaden their knowledge about something they have limited knowledge on or know nothing about.
The best way to choose a course is to ask yourself a few questions:
- Are you taking a course for fun or a professional reason?
- Do you want to attend a class physically or would you prefer an online course?
- What course topic is going to benefit you in the long run?
- Are you going to enjoy learning the particular subject?
Once you have established the course subject, you need to consider course duration.
Short term courses allow you to quickly learn a skill, which is beneficial if you need a certification for work. Long-term courses provide an in-depth understanding of a subject, making it ideal for those looking to become experts in a subject.
You also want to consider which type, of course, you want to take: online courses, university courses, or job courses. The best one for you depends on your intentions for taking the course.
Lucubrate Magazine, Issue 51, December 28th, 2018
The photo on top: fizkes
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