Exploring the Internet

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Course No: COMP.1130-046; SIS Class Nbr: 1255; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open

Course Description

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: Course ends 8/18/19.
  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Terence Watterson
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: Jul 08 to Aug 15
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology, Certificate in Contemporary Communications, Certificate in Contemporary Communications, Certificate in Information Technology

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