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Introduction to E-Commerce

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Introduction to E-Commerce
  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • 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.

  • Having completed this course the student will be able to:
    - Describe the term 'e-commerce'.
    - Describe TCP/IP.
    - Describe the infrastructure that e-commerce is built on.
    - Explain the functions of “cookies” in e-commerce.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 4 )
  • Resource Section for Module 1: E-Commerce - An Introduction
  • Module 1: E-Commerce - An Introduction
    • E-Commerce: An Introduction - Learning Outcomes
    • Introduction to E-Commerce
    • Strategic Challenges
    • Disintermediation
    • E-Commerce: An Introduction - Summary
  • Module 2: E-Commerce Technology
    • Electronic Commerce Technology - Learning Outcomes
    • Internet Technology
    • Infrastructure
    • Electronic Publishing
    • Electronic Commerce Technology - Summary
  • Module 3: E-Commerce Topologies and Security
    • Electronic Commerce Topologies and Security - Learning Outcomes
    • Electronic Commerce Topologies
    • Security
    • Electronic Money
    • Secure Electronic Transactions
    • Electronic Commerce Topologies and Security - Summary
  • Module 4: Introduction to E-Commerce Assessment
    • Introduction to E-Commerce - Assessment
Topics List ( 1 )
Module 4: Introduction to E-Commerce Assessment
You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
Course Features
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours

  • Publisher

    Global Text Project

  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive


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