50 Things you need to know about the Internet

Diplôme / certificat de l’institution de formation

Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) > EPFL Extension School

Lieu de formation

A distance

Langue d'enseignement


Type de formation

Formation continue: cours

Modalités temporelles

À la carte

Thèmes de formation

Applications techniques, programmation, gestion informatique



Mise à jour 10.05.2021


Description de la formation


Provide the students the knowledge, vocabulary and skills to build websites, navigate the world of the Internet and understand information technology.

Plan de la formation

  • First Steps: Getting started with key digital tools
  • Basic Concepts: Foundations of digital literacy, online and offline
  • Displaying, Styling & Interacting with Data: Creating a web page with HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Storing & Retrieving Data: Introduction to databases
  • Behind the Scenes: "Back-end" web development
  • Tracking & Privacy: Cookies, data protection and Internet privacy
  • Online Protection: Networks, online security and encryption
  • Internet in Society: Ethics, current issues and the future of the Internet


Conditions d’admission

This course is taught at the beginner level. The students should have the following tools, skills and abilities prior to registering for this course:

  • English at B1 level
  • A computer with a with a webcam, microphone and a minimum internet connection of 2Mbps download / 512kbps upload, enabling you to stream videos with sound and to effectively participate in video chats

Lien sur l'admission


CHF 300.- per month


  • Diplôme / certificat de l’institution de formation

Infos pratiques

Lieu / adresse

  • A distance

Déroulement temporel

Début des cours

We enroll learners in this course on a rolling basis.

Durée de la formation

150 hours.
Self-paced, online learning.
Learners will move through the coursework most easily when they can commit to a minimum of 5-10 hours per week.

Modalités temporelles

  • À la carte

Langue d’enseignement

  • anglais