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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.
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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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