What are authentic tasks? Explore the links to learn more about authentic tasks, to
investigate examples of web environments that use authentic tasks, and to read the
theoretical ideas that provide the foundation for the approach.

The research project

This website shares resources and reports on a three year project funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) entitled: Authentic activity as a model for web-based learning.

Chief Investigators:

Dr Jan Herrington, University of Wollongong, Professor Ron Oliver, Edith Cowan University

Partner Investigator:

Professor Tom Reeves, University of Georgia

Website created by:

EmLab, a division of the University of Wollongong's Faculty of Education, and Mr Rob Peterson

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