Rebecca Burn-Callander for the Telegraph writes: Brits are signing up for online courses in web development, app making and coding games in a bid to stay ahead of the job market, according to new industry figures.
Workers are looking to brush up on digital skills, which are increasingly in demand by employers; 48pc of course enrolments are in the technology field.
Some 75pc of courses are related to work, and many job-seekers are signing up for self-improvement courses in subjects such as speed reading, mindfulness, influence and confidence-building to give themselves an edge over the competition.
The top 10 adult learning courses
|1.||The complete web developer course|
|2.||The complete 1OS 9 developer course|
|3.||Learn to code by making games|
|4.||The freedom to choose something different|
|5.||Become a superlearner: Learn speed reading and advanced memory|
|6.||7 scientifically proven steps to increase your influence|
|7.||Photography masterclass: Your complete guide to photography|
|8.||Learn mindfulness meditation for a calmer and clearer mind|
|9.||Yoga as meditation|
|10.||Photography: Ditch auto – start shooting in manual|