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Electronic Commerce: Technical Issues PG (7107.4)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 2
Faculty: Faculty of Education, Science, Technology & Maths
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Maths & Technology



    This unit looks at the technical issues behind electronic and mobile commerce systems. Topics include: CGI scripts and variations; transaction modelling; Java and JavaScript; security, including encryption, certificates and firewalls; payment mechanisms; scalability.

    Learning Outcomes


    1 Achieve core knowledge of technology and models for e-business and e-commerce.

    2 Perform website evaluation and usability testing.

    3 Learn both client- and server-side technologies used for the development of ecommerce applications.

    4 Build Internet and intranet applications using ASP.NET, ADO.NET, C#, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML and Web services.

    5 Understand special e-commerce topics such as internet security, payment systems, and m-commerce.

    6 Evaluate the potential of new emerging technologies such as data mining and intelligent agents.

    Contact Hours

    up to 3 hours per week, 2L + 1T


    Web Design and Programming G.

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