Internet technology is present as a multifunctional media. Communication via the internet can be done interpersonally (eg e-mail and chat) or massively, which is known as one to many communication (eg mailing lists). The internet is also capable of being present in real time audio-visual as in conventional methods with the teleconference application. Based on this, the internet as an educational medium is able to present distinctive characteristics, namely: (a). as interpersonal and mass media (b) is interactive (c). enables synchronous and asynchronous communication.

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