Holidays are for fun, but who says you can’t have fun while learning? The popularity of e-learning has given rise to a number of online courses - from art and culture to coding and science. You can now expand your knowledge and develop new skills with the touch of a button.
1. Physics By Khan Academy
With the rapid development of technology, it has become increasingly important to get the basics right. Knowledge of physics is instrumental in understanding how things work. Khan Academy’s short courses will simplify core concepts like motion, sound, and light with the help of quizzes and assessments.
2. How Virtual Reality Works By edX
Virtual Reality (VR) is the latest tech to take the world by storm - it changes the way we interact with our world. But how much do we know about it? What is the hardware and software behind it? In this course, you will be able to learn the foundation of Virtual Reality and how to implement it using WebVR.
3. Photography Basics and Beyond: From Smartphone to DSLR Specialization By Coursera
Do you love clicking pictures of everything around you? Vacations are the perfect time for you to explore different aspects of photography like exposure, composition, lighting and beyond by learning from experts in this course.
4. Excel Quick Start Tutorial: 36 Minutes to Learn the Basics By Udemy
Number-crunching on Excel is the first step towards analysing data for school projects. Sorting, filtering, pivot tables, vlookup and more - this course covers all you need to be an expert in Excel.
These courses are four of the countless others available online, proving that learning doesn’t have to stop at school. While you’re at it, do make sure you enrol for productive after-school clubs that you enjoy, too.
Aarambh is a pan-India PC for Education initiative engineered to enhance learning using the power of technology; it is designed to help parents, teachers and children find firm footing in Digital India. This initiative seeks to connect parents, teachers and students and provide them the necessary training so that they can better utilise the PC for learning, both at school and at home.