11. Aug. 2020
This course was awesome. A combination of the history, sociology and practical architectural / implementation elements of modern digital and internet technology. I enjoyed it thoroughly. Thanks Chuck!
6. Jan. 2016
This is an extremely important course. I would love to see it taught in high schools or in the first year of university. We should all understand how the Internet was developed and how it functions.
von Deleted A•
10. Juni 2020
wow I am very very happy this course is amazing and also instructor
Dr. Chuck is a amazing person and his teaching style is very very nice
Thankyou very much Dr Chuck this hard and difficult subject you make very easy and amazing way of study I understand everything
And also thank you Coursera
von Jose L F F C B•
5. März 2019
Very good course. Great instructor. Highly recommended.
It is truly beginner level, so as one that have already studied Internet protocols (in the early 90's) I feel that I didn't learn many new things, but it was fantastic as a recap.
The interviews with Internet pioneers were very insightful.
von Bart U•
21. Sep. 2015
This all brought in the right flexible and mobile format for me
von Deepak R•
19. Apr. 2021
This is really an informative course for anyone who has a keen interest in knowing how the internet was invented and how network architect works. Listening to great minds and their vision was really motivational and inspiring. I really enjoyed the course and Dr. Chuck's passion for teaching.
von Oana R•
21. Sep. 2015
This course was great! It was also my first MOOC! It cleared up a lot of the things that were blurry before. I especially enjoyed the Security part, which I deal with tangentially at work and I could never quite grasp the concepts, but now I do.
Thank you very much, Dr. Chuck and the team!
von Deepa G•
10. Sep. 2015
Wonderful course, delivered in a very fun way by Dr. Chuck. Enjoyed it, although it got slightly dry in places. Really loved how this course incorporated interviews with famous minds of the technology world so we can understand how they thought and what problems they were trying to solve.
von Camila C•
17. Mai 2020
Muy buen curso para comenzar con la historia del Internet. Para principiantes absolutos como yo es , quizás, necesario complementarlo con algunos vídeos explicativo de otras fuentes (Youtube fue una salvación para mi) pero te da muy buena guía de los caminos a recorrer. Recomendable!
von Daniel J G•
24. Aug. 2015
Aunque es el primer MOOC que termino, no es el primer MOOC en el que me he inscrito. Si he terminado este, es por que su contenido, así como el profesor (Dr. Charles Severance) es bastante bueno. Muy recomendado para todo aquel interesado en entender un poco más lo que es Internet.
von Sarvjeet S•
20. Juni 2020
Another Outstanding course from Dr Chuck, I think He is an amazingly self explained teacher and also an interesting person(graduation ceremony was truly motivating :) ). So the course was great and interesting, content was really well managed. I loved it and highly recommend it.
von Ralph C•
20. Aug. 2017
An informative and entertaining course. It was fascinating to see the interviews with luminaries from the history of computing and the internet. I highly recommend this course even to those who already have a strong background in the technical aspects of the subject matter.
von Map S•
3. Sep. 2017
This is a wonderful course that gives you an introduction to TCP/IP and TLS/SSL. Strongly recommended if you are interested in either of the two, although you would find its account of the internet history is slightly not perfectly structured without a timeline in your head.
von mohit p•
27. Aug. 2015
it is really good, what turing has been done for the british government and all history of internet...................!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! well done..keep it up......all coursera team......!!thank you for all your time and sharing valuable information with us....!Thank you....!!
von Шатилова В•
28. Nov. 2020
Wow! Just wow! That was 10 exciting days. Dr. Chuck is probably the best teacher in the world. Now I'm working on application that has not a client only, but a server too. Information from this course really help me out what I should do to ensure the safety my application.
von Lorraine B•
21. Aug. 2015
Really interesting material on the inner workings of the internet and how it came about. Would recommend it to anyone with an interest in computers and networking. Content is very engaging and pitched at a level that even a non computer scientist like myself finds it e
von Lódri P•
12. Feb. 2016
Was very, very usefull and totally worth the time, energy to watch the videos, do the quizes. Dr. Chuck is a really great person, easy to understand. Recommend this class for everybody whose a little interested in the making of the biggest innovation in the 20th century.
von Jayro G F•
24. Feb. 2016
I've learned so many good things i did not know about internet, it's just so amazing to look back in the history and find out how much effort people put into practice to build what we call today internet , Absolutely a great course!, Absolutely a great course!
von Nicholas H•
16. Aug. 2017
I totally recommend the course. It is well paced and great for both people who use internet technologies in practice or those who just ant to learn the foundation of those practices and their origins. Take the course finish it up the lectures are fun and engaging.
von JM L•
5. Nov. 2015
Additionally to the very interesting and useful content proposed in this course, I have found it very much enjoyable and pleasant thanks to the talent of Dr. Chuck. Thanks a lot Dr. Chuck you are really a wonderful person and I hope to meet you in person one day.
von Ting-Yun Y•
6. Juli 2020
The professor is overall great. His lectures are amazing and humorous, and have a specific analogy to the concepts that he wants to describe. And there are awesome chances that we have the videos about how the scientists think when they create a new technology.
von Raymond L B•
22. Aug. 2015
I loved this course! The professor did a great job explaining the history of the internet and more importantly the reasons behind a lot of the actions. I highly recommend this class for anyone that wants to know more about how a lot of today's technology works.
von Erez A•
3. Nov. 2015
This is an amazing course. I love it! The topic is already interesting but the instructor makes it a top class. He makes us re-live the history of computing and the internet so we can feel what it was like
Thank you so much for offering the class on coursera.
von Stanislav K•
7. Juli 2017
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von Daniel Ś•
17. Aug. 2015
It's really great too see the history of Computers, Internet, etc.
Fantastic to watch all the interviews with the people who created Internet, First Web Server, WWW.
I really enjoy it and it feels like exciting journey back in time!
Thank You Dr. Chuck:)
von Jan P C•
13. Juli 2022
Really excellent course since it showed the concept of Early computing right up to the present day internet via the 1970s-1990s technology. Some of the topics are hard to understand but with extra reading materials you can pass the course quizzes
von Tarit G•
25. Juni 2020
In this course, I have learnt a lot about how the internet works. The lectures were like stories, the instructor made the content very simple to understand and fun. I have learnt many topics from Dr Chuck. He is one of the best teachers for me.