In the history of mankind, the internet is the greatest development in the domain of communication industry. Similar to each and every invention, the internet carries the number of advantages and disadvantages. Nevertheless, the advantages of the internet are so huge in number that they outperform the disadvantages quit easily.
What is Internet?
According to the definition provide by oxford dictionary, the internet is an arrangement of connected computers, which let the computer users all over the globe exchange data. At the present time, approximately 33% of the world population has accessibility to the internet. The internet is an extraordinary entertainment and learning tool that may be utilized in a number of modes to increase the ability of the user to collect information. The principal components of the internet are the World Wide Web (www) and E-mail. With the passage of time, the internet has become the most effective business tool in the contemporary world. It can be described as a global meeting place where people from every corner of the world can come simultaneously.
This study focuses on the advantages and disadvantages of the internet in education. We know that the internet is a “network of networks” which not only interconnecting computers, but interconnected of computers to each other. Through the user of the internet, enables for the first time in the history of education that the mind is liberated from having to retain an enormous amount of information. But the problem is, how can we that through this modern learning process is truly important to our education today.
On the other hand, this study tells us what are those advantages and disadvantages of applying the internet in our today’s education system and how it can affect individuals learning process.