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Introduction to Internet Architecture and Technologies


Learn basic technical concepts and services that make the Internet work. Explore "behind the screens" when connecting to and using the Internet, key standards, services and protocols that make communication possible.

Take this course individually or as part of the Web Certificate Programs.

Who Should Attend

This course was created for those who want to begin or enhance a career in Web Design or Development.

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Course Outline/Topics

Topics Covered:

  • History and structure of the Internet
  • The effect of interoperability on the Internet
  • How people and computers get connected
  • Roles of key providers of Internet services
  • Basic Internet Technologies (IP, TCP, UDP, etc)
  • Understanding the technology behind key services
  • Multimedia and the Internet
  • The Internet's ecommerce environment
  • Internet security and personal protection

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This program can be applied toward the:

No prerequisites

"Great intro course. Got a much better understanding of how things connected. Instructor was very knowledgeable of the subject and had a great instructor-student presence."
Student, 2014

"I found the instructor very knowledgeable about the subject and very helpful with questions asked. He seems to enjoy what he does and appears to enjoy teaching others about it."
Student, 2014

"I thought the class today was great! I felt the length of time was perfect and Steve really made sure that we understood what he was teaching before he moved on. I was pleasantly surprised by the material and the breakfast, lunch and beverages. I will be back!!"
Student, 2014

Sat., Jan. 24, 2015
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Steve Robinson, Senior Web Technology Architect, Omni Resources
CEUs: 0.7
Enrollment Limit: 20
Program No. 5071-7450
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