Unit 1: The Internet and Web Protocols
This unit begins with an overview of the development of the Internet and the Web. Students will then study Internet Protocols, focusing on the Hyper Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP), and the different methods by which certain servers are able to perform requests over the Internet. The last section will address extensible Markup language, explaining how it is used to present content on websites as well as how it can be used to transport hierarchical data over the wire.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 20 hours.