BUSN 3120 Electronic Commerce
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as BUS 31.5.
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3 hours; 3 credits
How the Internet can be used to conduct business. Topics covered include: Internet hardware and software, tools and technologies for creating a Web site, characteristics of successful Web sites, new technologies, the future of the Internet, Web communication strategies, security issues, legal and ethical issues, Internet information services, data mining, and global E-commerce. Case studies of successful E-commerce businesses will be examined. This course is the same as Computer and Information Science *1530 [3.2].
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1312 [3.12] or Core Studies 5 or 5.1 or any course in computing.