Total Credits: 10
Level: Level 3
Target Students: Final year E-commerce and Digital Business degree students Available to JYA/Erasmus students.
|Spring||Assessed by end of Spring Semester|
Prerequisites: Or equivalent experience.
|G51IDB||Introduction to Digital Business|
Summary of Content: This module will consider contemporary aspects and developments in digital business. As this area is changing rapidly the
content of the module will vary from year to year to reflect these changes. In the Academic Year 2001-2002 the topics included: (1) Virtual
organisations and virtual enterprises, (2) Electronic Funds Transfer, (3) The delivery of entertainment media, (4) Third generation mobile phones,
and (5) Electronic financial markets.
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Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Lecture||12 weeks||2 per week||1 hour|
Method of Assessment:
|Exam 1||75||2 hr written examination|
|Coursework 1||25||1 essay|
Dr H Nilsson
Education Aims: This module aims to give students an understanding of contemporary issues in the application of communications technology to the business world.
Learning Outcomes: Knowledge and Understanding To know of recent effective uses of communications technology and understand the reasons for their success. To understand the technology behind recent and predicted advances in internet based services. To know about the recent developments in Digital Business, to understand the effects of such developments in historically similar situations and make predictions based on this information. Intellectual Skills To assess the opinions and predictions of journalists and professionals involved in Digital Business To acquire and evaluate information on the recent developments in Digital Business. Professional Skills Transferable Skills To communicate effectively in writing. To retrieve information from appropriate sources (e.g. learning resource centre, internet etc)
Offering School: Computer Science
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