CIS-121: Introduction to the Internet (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Introduction to the Internet
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Covers 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, user-generated content, social and business networks; and e-commerce. Also evaluates ethical and legal implications of the Internet, Social Media, and Web, including how to safeguard themselves and computers from security, malware, and privacy threats.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2020 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.