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The World Wide Web: a vehicle to develop interactive learning and teaching applications

Shicheng Tian (Shicheng Tian is a Lecturer at the School of Computing and Management Sciences, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK.)

Internet Research

ISSN: 1066-2243

Article publication date: 1 March 2001

Abstract

The paper is about how to use the World Wide Web (Web) for education. After a brief review of this area, the main issues regarding the use of Web for education are discussed. Based on this discussion, a design, a preliminary implementation of a prototype, the experience gained from this work and future work are described and a few conclusions drawn. Experience from the trial of the system shows that the Web is a cost‐effective technology to facilitate the development of educational applications across the Internet.

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Tian, S. (2001), "The World Wide Web: a vehicle to develop interactive learning and teaching applications", Internet Research, Vol. 11 No. 1, pp. 74-83. https://doi.org/10.1108/10662240110365742

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