Courses Catalogue

Electronic Commerce

COURSE CODE: ITE 1202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Business Administration (Finance & Banking)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE TITLE:              ELECTRONIC – COMMERCE

COURSE CODE:              IS 3201

HOURS TAUGHT:           3 hrs per week

PREREQUISITES:          None

PURPOSE OF COURSE

The course explores how business institutions, organizations and customers are suppose to take advantage of the Internet and digital technologies to empower business processes in order to be efficient and  competitive. It also critically analyzes how businesses can improve the way in which they run their business as well as improve relationships with trading parties. Further more, it explores methods that enable business to expand globally or into new markets.

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit, students should be able to;

  • Explain the Profound and critical understanding of E-commerce applications and framework.
  • Evaluate the contribution of electronic commerce model to business institutions and organizations.
  • Use  Internet applications usage with reference to E-Commerce.
  • Interpret the legal, security and ethical implications of electronic commerce.