Introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components and models of the Internet and other computer networks. Includes IP addressing and fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media and operations. This class is a hybrid class which combines set days for face-to-face classroom instruction with online learning activities. Online components may include discussions, audio-video presentations, reading assignments, self-testing exercises, small group work, and simulations. The instructor will provide details about the class schedule, face-to-face meeting times, and other details to help you succeed. Students must have basic computer skills including the ability to navigate, use email, send attachments, and have DSL or high speed access to the internet. Meets select Wednesdays, 5/14-8/6. Cost: 5 credit hours of tuition.