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  • May 22, 2006
    The FINAL EXAM is Thursday May 25, 8.00am-10.00am, in room 232 NE.
    As with the midterm, you may bring one page of notes (8.5" x 11", two sides, any size font).
    As with the midterm, no electronic devices are allowed. Cellphones, pagers, etc must be turned off and stored in backpacks or other bags.
    The final will emphasize the material on the syllabus since the midterm, namely: interaction mechanisms, case studies, internet security, content management systems and agents and bots. The final will also include questions from the midterm where the whole class did poorly; in particular, review midterm questions: 3 (definition of C2C), 4 (issues in e-commerce development), 11 (HTML body specifier), 13 (HTML link specifier), 17 (difference between "static" and "dynamic" web pages), 20 (HTML special character codes), 21 (image maps), 23 (HTML form objects), and 24 (Javascript pop-up windows).

  • May 1, 2006
    Homework #5 has been posted. It is due Wednesday May 10.
    Click here for hw5.

  • April 23, 2006
    A class blog has been created. You can access it here.

    Please post entries if you are looking for a partner for the term project or if you just want to say hi to your classmates.

    In order to make a post:

    1. Follow the link above to get to the blog site.
    2. Click on login. Enter guest for the username and cis3.2 for the password and click on the login button.
    3. Once you are logged in, click on Write, which is the second option on the horizontal menu across the top of the page. Enter a title for your post and put the content in the "post" field. (You can skip the "trackback" field.) Click on Publish to publish your post on the site.
      Make sure to sign your name since everyone will be using the "guest" login!
    4. Click on Logout (guest) on the horizontal menu at the top of the page when you are done.
    5. The system will return you to the login screen, where you can click on Back to blog to see your post.

    In order to comment (respond to) some else's post:

    1. Click on No comments or 1 Comment (or however many comments there are...).
    2. Fill in the fields for "Leave a reply". You must enter your name and email address. (You can leave "website" blank.) Then place your comment in the large box and click on Submit Comment.
    3. Scroll to the top of the page and click on the cis3.2 in the header in order to get back to the main page of the blog.

  • April 9, 2006
    The Term Project has been posted. It is due Monday May 15.
    Click here for the term project.

  • April 3, 2006
    Homework #4 has been posted. It is due Monday April 24.
    Click here for hw4.

  • March 19, 2006
    REMINDER: MIDTERM exam is tomorrow March 20.

  • March 16, 2006
    Homework #3 has been EXTENDED. It is now due FRIDAY MARCH 24.

  • March 8, 2006
    Homework #3 has been posted. It is due Friday March 17. EXTENDED TO MARCH 24!
    Click here for hw3.

  • February 23, 2006
    Homework #2 has been posted. It is due Wednesday March 8.
    Click here for hw2.

  • February 12, 2006
    Homework #1 has been posted. It is due Wednesday February 22.
    Click here for hw1.

  • Check here for announcements throughout the semester.

    I hope you enjoy the semester and learn many cool and useful programming tools and techniques relating to e-business and the Internet. Please feel free to contact me with any questions and/or concerns. Email is by far the best way to reach me: sklar at

    --Professor Elizabeth Sklar.