Course Number & Name: CIS 152 Internet Concepts
Credit Hours: 3.0 Contact Hours: 3.0 Lecture: 3.0 Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Course Description: This course provides a basic introduction to the world-wide computer communications network, the Internet, including the World-Wide Web. Students gain an understanding of the history and background as well as the hardware and media that comprise the Internet. This is a research-oriented course in which Internet Protocol, net etiquette, e-mail, accessing Internet services, File Transfer Protocol, and searching the databases are explored. Students are provided hands-on introduction to the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) used to create World-Wide web sites in the Internet. Students also create their own web site and begin to use the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) to create, edit, and maintain their site.
<!–Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- describe the Internet;
- describe methods of connection to the Internet;
- use Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) to create, edit and maintain a web site; and
- produce a fully functional multi-page web site from scratch