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Introduction to E-Commerce


Introduction to E-Commerce

Introduction to E-Commerce

Learn more about the basics of e-commerce.


Students: 1,858
Course Description

Major advances in technology have seen e-commerce becoming extremely viable for business and also very convenient for consumers. Various topologies and security plans allow producers and consumers to sell and purchase with ease.
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This free online course introduces the learner to various topologies used within e-commerce, the infrastructure required and security needed to make e-commerce possible. This free online course will be of great interest to business professionals, as well as any learner wanting to expand their knowledge and understanding of e-commerce.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course the student will be able to: - Describe the term 'e-commerce'. - Describe TCP/IP.
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- Describe the infrastructure that e-commerce is built on. - Explain the functions of “cookies” in e-commerce.
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Module Title
Module 1: E-Commerce - An Introduction
Module 2: E-Commerce Technology
Module 3: E-Commerce Topologies and Security
Module 4: Introduction to E-Commerce Assessment

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Course Title Introduction to E-Commerce
Course # 629
Course Publisher Global Text Project
Course Category 9
Content Origin
Course Description  Major advances in technology have seen e-commerce becoming extremely viable for business and also very convenient for consumers. Various topologies and security plans allow producers and consumers to sell and purchase with ease. This free online course introduces the learner to various topologies used within e-commerce, the infrastructure required and security needed to make e-commerce possible. This free online course will be of great interest to business professionals, as well as any learner wanting to expand their knowledge and understanding of e-commerce.
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Release Date 27 August 2013
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only None
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Lynette Williams New Zealand It was well written, therefore easy to follow and understand. Enjoyed it. 2014-11-25 11:11:07
  • Aramis Solis Mexico Very interesting. 2014-10-23 04:10:22
  • Sravanth Kumar Paduchuru Venkata India Neat presentation of e-commerce slides. It provided me with lot of insights and deep knowledge on this particular program. 2014-09-25 12:09:27
  • Isaac Kodi Ghana very good 2014-09-19 00:09:06
  • Isaac Kodi Ghana Very good 2014-09-18 23:09:17
  • Alejandro Chavez Gonzalez Mexico its a very interestng course, i've learn a lot and i a really sorprised how complete is it. 2014-08-20 00:08:32
  • Mahdi Yousif Bahrain Great course 2014-08-11 10:08:43
  • Viralkumar Bhikhalal Mandaliya India This is wonderful course to learn e-commerce. I am actually belongs to science faculty background and first time learn the things regarding commerce faculty. The course design and test are wonderful to learn. Thanking Alison for providing such a material and course. Viralkumar Bhikhalal Mandaliya 2014-06-07 07:06:50
  • Hyelda Joseph Fomnya Nigeria The course is really an eye opener to those who intend to learn E-commerce. 2014-05-12 21:05:00
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Free, Online Introduction to E-Commerce Course.