Course Description

Navigating the Digital Odyssey: Unveiling the Mysteries of the Internet

Embark on an enlightening journey through the vast digital universe known as the Internet—a colossal network that has transformed our world, interweaving servers, routers, and countless other devices. Today's digital age, replete with instant information access and myriad online services, owes its existence to this global marvel. For those setting sail on this ocean for the first time, our comprehensive course, "Internet Essentials: A Digital Odyssey," promises a guided voyage into the heart of the World Wide Web.

Step by step, we'll unravel the intricacies of internet connectivity. Grasp the nuances of routers, delve into operating systems, and acquaint yourself with the pivotal hardware elements ensuring smooth voyages online. Experience the world of web browsers—your compasses in this vast digital expanse.

Harness the immense power of search engines, your trusted guides, directing you to the treasure troves of information tailored to your quest. But, just as every odyssey has its challenges, the digital realm has its perils. We spotlight the significance of robust security measures, the bulwarks against cyber threats, and the deceptive sirens that lure unsuspecting users.

Our adventure culminates with empowering you to troubleshoot potential setbacks and even planting your flag in this vast territory by setting up your own digital abode—a website.

Embark with us, and by journey's end, you'll not only navigate the World Wide Web with confidence and dexterity but also stand guard over your precious digital treasures—your data and identity. The digital horizon beckons; let's set sail!

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • Printable Lessons
  • Full HD Video  
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider
 

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Define Internet and its capabilities.
  • Describe internet browser applications.
  • Describe web addresses and links.
  • Describe working with an internet browser.
  • Describe using search engines.
  • Describe introduction to networking.
  • Describe data sharing and network security.
  • Describe firewalls and network security.
  • Describe protection against viruses and spam.
  • The Basics of Hacking
  • Describe defending against common scams.
  • Summarize troubleshooting common internet connection errors.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
 
 

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
Why I decided to take this course... 1 points
Lesson 1 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 2 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 3 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 4 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 5 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 6 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 7 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 8 Quiz 11 points
Lesson 9 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 10 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 11 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 12 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 13 Quiz 11 points
Lesson 14 Quiz 10 points
Lesson 15 Quiz 10 points
The Final Exam 60 points
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