Designed to provide an overview of all aspects of commerce and opportunity on the Internet. Topics include marketing products on the Internet, systems integration, virtual organizations, electronic payment systems, privacy and security concerns, intellectual property, customs and excise issues, emerging issues in telecommunications, and Internet issues where government regulation has been contemplated.
$475.55 - $484.40 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.
Students must submit e-mail address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. This online course is NOT self-paced. You must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. You are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however you are required to submit all assignments on their due dates.
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Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.
Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 24 at 9:00 am (PDT)
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Explain eBusiness and eCommerce concepts and technologies.
Describe eCommerce business models and the mechanics of emarketplaces.
Describe and discuss eBusiness technologies, strategies and management issues.
Discuss the impact of the Internet and eBusiness on business and society.
Describe and discuss concepts and issues of e-tailing of goods and services.
Cite intellectual property issues related to eCommerce, eBusiness and the Internet.
Effective as of Fall 2003
BUSA 3455 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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