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CIS 153 ADVANCED INTERNET CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS

CIS 153Advanced Internet Concepts and Applications

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CIS 153 Advanced Internet Concepts and Applications

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 152

Co-requisites: None                                                       Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description:  This course is an extension of the basic introduction to Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), the Internet language covered in CIS 152.  Students learn to design and improve World-Wide Web sites.  The course also covers more complex tables, manipulation of frames, Common Gate Interface (CGI), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and a brief introduction to JavaScript within the confines of HTML tags.  Incorporating multimedia (audio and video) files are also covered.  CSS and JavaScript are discussed on a basic level with the goal of introducing students to tools that enhance HTML and add dynamic content to web sites.  Upon the completion of this course, students will be prepared to take the introductory course in JavaScript (CIS 111).

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. describe the fundamentals of developing web pages;
  2. create an image-map, frames, iframes, and forms;
  3. apply Cascading Style Sheets (CSS); and
  4. add multimedia content to web pages.