Advantages Of Learning Through Mobile

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Flexibility in learning through Mobile Technology Shreenivas Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India Shreemdes16@gmail.com ABSTRACT The fundamental advantage of learning through mobile can be considered as a potential of knowledge acquisition which can be customized and easy to use according to the learner’s needs. Although the mobile learning process takes a longer time duration as compared to traditional ways of learning, the users feel an ease of time and space, so that they can utilize their spare time to learn any new stuff when and where they are. Knowledge acquisition through mobile consists of using a mobile device with an ease of access applications to the knowledge available on the…show more content…
It all looks same when someone is getting knowledge and looking at their application but what matters here is how they got that particular knowledge to enhance their skill and apply it in their life. Knowledge acquisition through mobile consists of using a mobile device with an ease of access applications to the knowledge available on the web. Traditional ways like classroom learning, online courses through computers or laptops etc. require lot of planned sessions and time allotment. It’s like scheduling for the learning process. Here the mobile technology plays a special role for learning barriers. In this paper we will get to know the development in the mobile technology which is going to play a crucial role in the learning processes in the coming future. Areas of mobile based learning discussed here include arts, software, DIY, languages and school…show more content…
With such a learning device the learner controls the learning process and progresses at a customized speed according to the need. Learning though the conventional ways like classrooms or computers required special time for attending the class, resources such as computers (especially desktop computers), classrooms, teachers, and the most important thing is their physical presence. PCs also played an important role but the handheld devices have made it simpler and easier. Ease of access and time management are two crucial aspects what made mobile learning a well-loved way of learning. Two main features of mobile devices are portability and connectivity. As for connectivity, designing the mobile system must have capability of being connected and communicated with the learning website using the wireless network of the device to access learning material ubiquitously including short message service (MESSAGING) and mobile electronic-mail. Portability enables users to move mobile devices and bring learning materials [Huang, C. and P. Sun.

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