Courses Catalogue

E-services

COURSE CODE: ITE 1103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 0
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Information Technology, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Course Description:

This course addresses the application, utilization and the use of Information and communication technologies (ICTs) in different application domains such as health, education, government, business. This course introduces students to the concepts and practices of e-services that are, deeds, efforts or performances whose delivery is mediated by information technology

 

Course Objectives:

The course Objectives:

  1. To introduce students to the basic concepts, terminology, and technologies used for e-services
  2. To provide students with knowledge and skills in applying e-services to different application domains such as e-health, e-government, e-commerce, e-learning, and e-taxation.
  3. To provide students with skills to be able to evaluate e-services against current best practice principles and standards.
  4. To provide students with the knowledge and skills required to apply basic business case and IT management concepts in preparing e-government/health proposals, plans or strategies.

 

Course Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the course, students should be able to:

  1. Explain the basic concepts, terminology, and technologies used for e-services
  2. Apply the knowledge and skills acquired in e-services to provide solutions in the different application domains of e-health, e-government, e-commerce, e-learning, and e-taxation.
  3. Use the skills acquired to evaluate e-services against current best practice principles and standards.

Apply the knowledge and skills acquired to a basic business case in preparing e-government and e-health proposals, plans or strategies