306: Internet & World Wide Web
Unit - I : Introduction to Internet 10
Internet - basics, architecture, components; Growth of Internet, Owners of the Internet, Anatomy of Internet, ARPANET, Internet history of the World Wide Web, Basic Internet Terminology, Net Etiquette.
Unit - II: Internet Applications 15
Commerce on the Internet, Governance on the Internet, Impact of Internet on society - Crime on/ through the Internet.
Unit - III : Internet Technology and Protocols (Basics) 15
Internet protocols - TCP/IP, IP address and its format, TCP/IP based packages, SLIP, PPP; Network and Network Devices - Network architecture, Ethernet, FDDI, ATM : Characteristics of Local Area Network & Wide Area Network - Topology, Protocols and media, Implementation, Transmission, Access method and technologies, Addressing in Internet - DNS, Domain Name and their organization, Understanding the Internet protocol address; Client Server Concepts - Architecture and applications.
Unit - IV : World Wide Web 15
Getting connected - Items needed to connect, Levels of Connectivity, types of connectivity, Commercial consideration; Evolutions of www, Basic features, www Browsers, www Servers, HTTP, Universal Resource Locator (URL), Search Engines and their categories, searching criterion, www and Hypertext.
Unit - V : Applications of the Web 25
Browsers - Basic features, Bookmarks, History, Progress indicators, Customization of browsers, Saving and printing web pages, Netscape Communicator, Internet Explorer. E-mail – E-mail Networks and Servers, E-mail protocols - SMTP, POP3, IMAP4, MIME6; Structure of an E-Mail: E-mail Address, E-mail Header, Body, Attachment. File transfer protocol - Introduction to FTP and Terminology, FTP Servers and Authentication, Line Mode FTP and Common commends, GUI Based FTP clients, Browser Based FTP Clients.
Telnet - Introduction to Telnet, Establishing Telnet connection, Using Telnet with Netscape, Telnet Protocol, Terminal Emulation, User Authentication, Video Conferencing through Internet.
User and Internet Relay, Chat-Usenet : Its components, News Groups, Searching and subscribing to News Groups, News Servers, Concept of chatting and IRC, Client Software for chat, Chat Servers, Smiley.
1. The Complete Reference to Internet –M.L. Young, Tata McGraw Hill, 2002
2. Agarwala Kamlesh N. & Agarwala Deeksha –Bridge to the Online Storefront; Macmillan India, New Delhi.
3. Agarwala Kamlesh N. & Agarwala Deeksha –Fatal Click: What to do when viruses seize your computer; Macmillan India, New Delhi.
4. Phillips Lee Anne –Practical HTML 4; Prentice Hall, New Delhi.
5. Douglas E. Comer –The Internet Book; Prentice Hall, New Delhi.
6. Minoli Daniel, Minoli Emma –Web Commerce Technology Handbook; Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi.