eCommerce (ISTN31C) – 8 credits 

This module is part of the second IS major.  This module runs before ISTN31F.

Offered at:  Westville (first semester)

Prerequisite Requirement:  ISTN211 and ISTN212

Aim:  To provide students with an understanding of the functioning of an eCommerce business.

Content:  Topics include E-Marketplaces, Internet Consumer Retailing, Business to Business E-Commerce, Mobile Commerce, E-Auctions, E-Commerce Security, and Electronic Payment Systems.

Practicals:  Exercises on the above topics.

Assessment:  1.5 h exam (60%), tests/assignments (40%).  Students must obtain at least 40% for the examination.

Duly Performed Requirement:  Students must obtain a class record mark of at least 40%.

For further information, please refer to the College of Law and Management Studies handbook.

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