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ES9R2 - e-Commerce

  • Module code: ES9R2
  • Module name: e-Commerce
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

Online transactions are completed in their millions every day - buying over the Internet has become a major sales channel for business. These transactions are at the heart of eCommerce. Students studying this module examine the specific technologies and processes that characterise eCommerce. Students identify the technologies and applications that enable eCommerce transactions. Taking a consultancy and management view, students learn to evaluate eCommerce technologies and propose solutions to business scenarios based on a case study.

Principal learning outcomes

"On completion of the module, successful participants will be able to: Recognise, use and develop the commerce sub-processes and related applications/technologies that are used for e-Commerce implementations; Select the most appropriate tools and technologies that can provide business benefit in the rapidly changing e-Commerce environment; Understand the issues of Privacy, Trust and the legal implications of selecting e-Commerce Technologies Apply knowledge of e-Commerce applications within the broader business framework."

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES9R2-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed work as specified by department 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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