Education and Information Technologies

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 51–78 | Cite as

Web quest: porting ‘Quest for Independence’ to the World Wide Web

  • Clark N. Quinn
  • Glenn Ahyong


The Internet holds promise as a globally interconnected information system, even though its interaction capability is limited. Yet for education, interaction is critical. Can the Internet support high quality learning interactions? We ported an existing interactive instructional program to the world wide web (WWW) to demonstrate the potential of the Internet for interactive education. In this paper we explore the potential technology solutions, implement our solution and indicate the results, both positive and negative. © 1998 IFIP, published by Chapman & Hall Ltd

World Wide Web Internet game interactivity design 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Clark N. Quinn
    • 1
  • Glenn Ahyong
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Computer Science and EngineeringThe University of New South Wales SydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Australia

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