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IT 500 Introduction to the Internet, Web Authoring, and Multimedia

Course Description: This course has two parts: Technical and non-technical overview of the Internet and all aspects of HTML and Web authoring. Topics in the first part include History of the Internet, Architecture, Basics of TCP/IP and its services: ftp, telnet, SNMP and NFS,IP addressing scheme, Subnet masks, Packet switching, Security issues, DNS. Browser issues. Configuring browsers. The second part of the course includes HTML and Web authoring using HTML and an HTML editor including multimedia. Students develop professional looking Web pages with multimedia features. The focus is designing an effective Web page and publishing it.

3 credits