INF 335C - Information in Cyberspace
|Summer 9 Week 2017|
An overview of the history and social impact of Internet, Web, and other network technologies. Students will learn methods and tools of media creation with an emphasis on technological self-sufficiency.
Up to three lecture hours a week for one semester, supplemented by web-based instruction.
Only one of the following may be counted: Information Studies 312, 335C, 335W.
*this course supersedes INF 335W as of fall 2016.
In this course students will learn:
• about technical applications that make the Internet
• about political, financial, and social implications of
creating content on the Internet;
• how to find, evaluate, and cite Information resources on the
• how to protect content and resources from malicious attacks;
• how to create content (such as Web pages) on the Internet.
Students will enact the following learning techniques:
• reading about history and current news related to information
• discussing history and current news related to information
• completing hands-on projects to practice presenting and
assessing information in a variety of contexts.
Students will develop an online portfolio that is both a
formative and summative evaluation of their learning over the
course of the semester.
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