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Course No: COMP.1130-061; SIS Class Nbr: 2648; SIS Term: 2640
Course Status: Open
An introduction to internet technologies and how they intersect with social, political, and economic issues. Includes: the history of the internet, how it's presently managed, how information is transferred between servers and clients, collaborative web technologies, search engines, encryption, digital rights management, certificate authorities, phishing and other malware, and privacy concerns. Students will build a basic website using HTML and CSS.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: Not for Academic Plan Computer Science (BS)
- Special Notes: Non-CS Majors only
- Section Notes: Non-CS Majors only; requires access to a microphone;
- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Terence Watterson
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Summer 2017: May 15 to July 22
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Tuition: $1125
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
Related Programs: Contemporary Communications Certificate, Information Technology Certificate, B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology
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