Introduction to E-Business   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

CGS 2554 - Introduction to E-Business

This course is designed to familiarize individuals with current and emerging electronic commerce technologies using the Internet. Topics include using Internet technology for business advantage, electronic funds transfer and electronic data interchange, electronic commerce's impact on the economy, business opportunities in electronic commerce, electronic commerce Web site design, social, political, legal and ethical issues associated with electronic commerce, and business plans for technology ventures. The purpose of this course is to educate a new generation of managers, planners, analysts, and programmers about the use and potential of electronic commerce. Fifteen hours of electronic commerce Web site development are part of this course. Students should have previous coursework or experience with computers and the Internet prior to taking this course; CGS 2555 is strongly recommended.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours:4. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 1 laboratory hour.