Part-time Courses - Internet
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|Course #||Courses||Length (Hours)||Distance||Status|
|COMP1626||Achieving Top Search Engine Positions
Description: The vast majority of Web traffic comes from search engines. That means the most important thing you can do to increase your website's traffic is to improve its search engine ranking. To do that, you have to understand both the art and science of search engine optimization (SEO).
|COMP1287||Advanced Web Pages
Description: Take your Web design skills to the next level! Whether you want to work as a freelance Web designer, join a Web development team, or build websites for your organization, this course will give you the advanced tools you need.
|COMP1064||Designing Effective Websites
Description: These days, creating a website is so easy almost anyone can do it. But with all the competition on the Web, creating a site that's effective is more challenging than ever. To do that, you need to employ good design principles. Regardless of your current skills or level of knowledge, in this course you'll master the basics of Web design and learn how to build sites that are better and more effective. Get ready to take your Web design skills to the next level!
Description: “Digital citizenship” is a new area of study that examines the ways in which we can engage in civic life through online communication. Through the use of case study, online exploration, and discussion you will examine the positive benefits and potential risk factors that affect us as digital citizens. This course will also explore contemporary issues in online communication such as internet surveillance, personal health, and social etiquette in order to promote a more active citizenry of online learners.
|COMP1856||Intermediate Dreamweaver CS6
Description: Take your Adobe Dreamweaver skills to the next level with more advanced techniques under the tutelage of a proven Web development expert. In this new intermediate-level Dreamweaver course, you'll learn to harness the power of this industry-standard Web design tool.
Description: Recommended: A good working knowledge of Windows is essential. This course will give students a practical, hands-on set of skills for using the Internet. Topics include: an introduction to the Web; surfing; email and attachments; viruses; simple and advanced searching, and downloading. Emphasis will also be placed on learning the vocabulary and netiquette of the Internet and its components.
Description: Learn the essential skills for mastering the various Internet browsers, email and other features of the Internet.
Description: As a business with Internet access, you need to know how to protect your company from unauthorized users. Learn how to test your network for potential security holes, new cracking techniques, and how to get network administrators to get users to employ safer practices on the Internet. A look at various attacks, such as denial of service attacks, spoofing, intrusion detection and a look at the tools used by hackers and crackers. Also, learn how to protect yourself from others and how to ensure the security of your network through such techniques as firewalls, proxy servers, and other tools. Developing a security strategy and supporting policies will also be discussed.
|COMP1740||Understanding the Cloud
Description: What is the cloud? If you have trouble answering this question, you're not alone. In this course, we'll explore how the cloud works, what drives its incredible growth, and how you can use cloud services. And don't worry if you're not tech-savvy! We'll relate the cloud to things you encounter every day, using practical, non-technical language.
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