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Course No: COMP.1130-061; SIS Class Nbr: 9107
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 CS majors
- 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
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 01
- 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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