Course Number & Name:  CIS 152 Internet Concepts

Credit Hours:  3.0             Contact Hours:  3.0          Lecture:  3.0       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in CIS 107, CIS 131, CIS 135, CIS 136, CIS 137 or CIS 139
Concurrent Courses:

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:

  1. describe the Internet;
  2. describe methods of connection to the Internet;
  3. use Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) to create, edit and maintain a web site; and
  4. produce a fully functional multi-page web site from scratch


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