CISC *1030 The Internet
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 3.
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2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory; 3 credits
A comprehensive survey of the design, implementation, history, and use of the Internet. Data communications and network concepts, Transmission Control Program/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), client-server computing, e-mail and Web applications, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), and client-side scripting tools. Security issues, financial and political applications, ethical concerns. (Not open to students who have completed any computer and information science course numbered 13 or higher.)
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1312 [3.12] or Core Studies 5 or 5.1 or any course in computing.