COURSE OBJECTIVES: The course objectives are to gain theoretical knowledge about Internet and practical skills about Internet services. Use cloud computing applications and services. Creating, styling and publishing web pages.
LECTURES: Computer networks (data transmission, network classifications). Internet (history and development). Internet services (client/server, P2P, services, protocols). TCP/IP model (basics), addresses on the Internet. Types of Internet access technologies. Internet security (type of risks and protection methods). HTML (history, tags, elements, attributes). How HTML works. HTML5 differences from HTML4.01. Computer graphics (basics). Multimedia formats. Links, HTML colors definition, group elements. Tables. Styling HTML with CSS. Cloud computing
SEMINARS: Creating web pages (WYSIWYG. Using applications on a cloud. Creating files on the cloud e.g. Prezi. Oral presentation of a seminar.
EXERCISES: Web browsers. Searching information on the Internet. Searching and downloading from software archives web sites. Creating account on the cloud and using its services.
Email clients. HTML (basic HTML page structure). HTML (formatting elements, lists). HTML (publishing web pages on a server, multimedia elements) HTML (links, colors). HTML tables.
CSS (styling text and backgrounds). CSS (styling lists and links). CSS (creating a box model).