cit278 | undergraduate

Internet Business Concepts

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This course introduces the Information Technology (IT) foundational skills and technologies used in business and the tasks involved in various IT job roles. Topics include web connection requirements, web technologies, data and security, e-commerce, ethics, operational excellence, and project management.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Operational Excellence and Project Management

    • Describe how enterprise applications are taking advantage of new technologies.
    • Explain project management as related to IT professionals.
    • Communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience.

    E-Commerce, Ethical, and Social Issues

    • Explain the differences between proprietary and open-source development.
    • Explain e-commerce models and technologies.
    • Describe the ethical and legal issues facing IT professionals.

    Web Connection Requirements

    • Explain the importance of standards and organizations related to web development.
    • Identify the infrastructure, hardware, and software required to support web connections.
    • Identify the various job roles in the IT industry; especially the responsibilities, tasks, and skills required for those related to the Web.
    • Define the concepts of collaboration and innovation capabilities of Web 2.0.

    Web Technologies

    • Describe IT infrastructure to support the Web.
    • Describe web-based technologies, including search functions.
    • Explain the benefits and drawbacks of cloud computing technologies.

    Data and Security

    • Describe basic database concepts.
    • Recognize security problems such as; viruses, malware, and certificates related to e-mail, web browsers, and messaging in the workplace.
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