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Title :

Managerial Perspective of E-Commerce

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This course module is designed to provide comprehensive understanding of modern electronic business environment and its impact on supply chain and improve the students’ ability to develop and implement
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By the end of this course unit students should be able to:
  • define terminology in E-commerce
  • describe what is E-market place, structure and mechanism
  • distinguish different E-business models
  • describe Legal, Ethical, and Societal impacts of EC
  • evaluate E-commerce web contents of different web sites
  • propose E-commerce solutions for business firms

Course Content : Overview of electronic commerce, E-market places, structure & mechanism, Retailing in electronic commerce, E-Commerce business models, E-supply chains, Collaborative commerce, Innovative EC systems, ECRM and other supporting systems, Building E-Commerce applications and infrastructure, Launching a successful online business and EC project, Legal, Ethical, and Societal impacts of EC

Method of Teaching & Learning:

Lectures, Tutorials and Assignments

Scheme of Evaluation:

End Semester Examination, Assignments and Tests.

The weights given to each component of the evaluation method is announced at the commencement of the module.

Recommended Readings: Keneth C, Laudaon, Traver C.G (2002), E-Commerce: Business, Technology, Society, 2nd Edition, Prentice hall, India

Turban E., Electronic Commerce: A Managerial Perspectives (2006), Prentice Hall, India

Dave C, (2001), E-Business and E-Commerce Management: Strategy, Implementation and practice, Prentice Hall, India

Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Elsevier


Journal of electronic commerce