CIS 121 Introduction to the Internet

Credit Hours: 
2.00
Course Description: 

Introduces the Internet - how it was created, how it works, and its impact on daily life. Presents the resources, services and tools available; such as e-mail, search engines, and directories; Web 2.0 and user-generated content; social and business networks; and e-commerce. Also evaluates ethical and legal implications of the Internet and Web, including how to safeguard themselves and computers from security, malware, and privacy threats.

Prerequisites: 
None
Co-requisites: 
None