When you look ahead to all the exciting possibilities the New Year will bring, don’t forget about online learning! With so many free and low-cost online courses available, there’s no reason you shouldn’t resolve to take up a new hobby in 2015, or brush up on an old one!
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Let this list of fun online courses for 2015 get your creative juices flowing, then look for more on LearningAdvisor.com!
10 Hobby-Related Courses to Take Online in 2015:
What’s your hobby?
1. Foreign Languages?
Bet you haven’t tried Russian! Learn Russian Language – Russian For Beginners: Free. Self-paced.
2. Are you a Shakespeare buff?
Check out Shakespeare’s Hamlet: text, performance, and culture: Free. Starts: Jan.19, 2015.
3. Interested in computer programming?
Design a game with Begin Programming: Build your First Mobile Game: Free. Starts Feb. 2, 2015.
4. Can’t get enough music?
Learn Jazz Appreciation: Free. Starts Jan. 20, 2015
5. Looking for a free photography course?
You’ve found it! Karl Taylor’s FREE Photography Course: Free (duh!). Self-paced.
6. Want to paint like a pro?
Practice watercolor techniques with Watercolour Painting – How to paint Flowers: $45. Self-paced.
7. Need to get healthy?
Take up yoga with 14 Day Hatha Yoga for Detox and Weight Loss: $50. Self-paced. (Pay once, practice for life!)
8. Wish you could sing?
You can if you try How to hear and sing “in-tune.” :$29. Self-paced
9. Prefer to work with your hands?
Choose Woodworking: From a Log to a Spoon. $15. Self-paced. (And you end up with a wooden spoon!)
10. Is travel your passion?
Learn how to get free flights through Become a Travel Wizard: Learn to Game the System & Fly Free: $79. Self-paced and guaranteed!
Have you taken any fun online courses you’d like to share? Tell us about them in the comments below.