ONL E01 Introduction to the Internet - Online

Become net-savvy in just a few weeks! Learn where the Internet came from, what makes it tick, and where it’s headed. Learn how MIME will allow you to attach programs, documents and pictures to simple e-mail messages. Learn how to put File Transfer Protocol (FTP) to work for you. Learn advanced search techniques so that you will be able to find virtually anything on the World Wide Web. Get answers to virtually any question you could imagine asking in the Newsgroups. Conduct live conferences over the Internet with chat and Internet Telephony. Explore the uncharted wilderness of Gopherspace. Take control of remote computers with Telnet.

Credit Hours: 1.5 AEC
Internet access; e-mail; and Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox Web browser.