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About the Course

The impact of technology and networks on our lives, culture, and society continues to increase. The very fact that you can take this course from anywhere in the world requires a technological infrastructure that was designed, engineered, and built over the past sixty years. To function in an information-centric world, we need to understand the workings of network technology. This course will open up the Internet and show you how it was created, who created it and how it works. Along the way we will meet many of the innovators who developed the Internet and Web technologies that we use today. What You Will Learn: After this course you will not take the Internet and Web for granted. You will be better informed about important technological issues currently facing society. You will realize that the Internet and Web are spaces for innovation and you will get a better understanding of how you might fit into that innovation. If you get excited about the material in this course, it is a great lead-in to taking a course in Web design, Web development, programming, or even network administration. At a minimum, you will be a much wiser network citizen....

Top reviews

TR

Aug 12, 2020

This course was awesome. A combination of the history, sociology and practical architectural / implementation elements of modern digital and internet technology. I enjoyed it thoroughly. Thanks Chuck!

SB

Jan 07, 2016

This is an extremely important course. I would love to see it taught in high schools or in the first year of university. We should all understand how the Internet was developed and how it functions.

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By kotchamon c

Sep 15, 2015

goood i know more about internet history

By Ayaz H

Aug 13, 2015

this course was really full of knowledge.

By Arturo S J

May 28, 2020

This was an amazing learning experience.

By yotsawan c

Oct 05, 2016

Good introduction to how internet works.

By Dmitry B

Dec 12, 2015

Great! Dr. Chuck is wonderful presenter!

By mohammed

Sep 09, 2015

Interesting, well-organized, and unique.

By Paulina K

Sep 12, 2015

Just awesome. Don't hesitate to enroll.

By Mohammed N S

Oct 18, 2020

Phenomenal Job by Dr Charles Severance

By Roshan R G

Jul 23, 2020

it was great course.dr chuck is great.

By Viktor K

Jan 20, 2017

Great course. I learned a lot from it.

By JOHN Q

Aug 08, 2017

Interesting and fun course! Thanks.

By Pavel H

Sep 24, 2016

thank you for this course, it's great

By Graeme P

Oct 04, 2015

Great content and well paced lectures

By Marie N

Mar 30, 2016

Thanks for a great course, Dr Chuck!

By Angshuman B

Jun 02, 2020

very important course for everyone.

By Kamal S

Aug 04, 2018

Learning So Many Things This Course

By Emmanuel C O

Apr 11, 2017

Excellent and Interactive Course...

By Taiwo S

Aug 20, 2015

the best. with first hand materials

By Dr.Somnath T

Apr 15, 2020

It was nice to revise few concepts

By Jagadeesh M K

May 27, 2017

Brilliant, enriching and engaging.

By Anton K

Dec 21, 2016

Amazing course, highly recommended

By Kenneth D

May 19, 2020

Taught by a star of the Internet.

By Soren G

May 11, 2018

I love history. Thanks Dr. Chuck!

By Aryan R

Aug 14, 2016

Thanks. I have learned a lot. :)

By Zhili Z

Jan 31, 2016

Quite a good entry level course.