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What are advantages and disadvantages of self study?

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04/01/2014

Self study is an individual effort to learn by references/experimentation or a prescribed course.

The advantages:

1.You have privacy& independence with no fear of criticism.

2.You have your own scheduled time.

3.You can refer to other sources.

4.cost effective.

Disadvantages:

1. Understanding the study many be difficult without a mentor.

2.No certainty if you are studying the right thing.

3.A fixed schedule.

4.The quality may be poor

5.Waste of time in learning.