Sources of Learning

By Ashraf Al Shafaki


There are different sources from which a person can learn something new. Each source of knowledge has its own advantages. To reach the best performance one should learn through a variety of learning sources one at a time.


  • Provide a deep and thorough reference with comprehensive knowledge
  • Provide a strong base foundation

Trial and Error

  • Provide deeply engraved knowledge and skills
  • Allows for innovation and new discoveries
  • Con: Extremely time consuming


  • Provide a quick doze of knowledge
  • Provide direction for the learner
  • Provide the correct foundation


  • Up to date
  • Quick answer to arising questions