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INF3014F is a first semester half course for students majoring in IS that wish to gain an understanding of electronic commerce. The course covers both theoretical e-Commerce issues as well as the practical skills required to develop of a small e-Commerce website. Research skills are also developed through an academic essay,

The theory component covers the fundamentals of e-Commerce, overview of the underlying internet technologies, retailing in EC, e-business models, payment systems, marketing, legal issues, management and future trends in e-Commerce, and user experience design.
The practical component includes web site planning and structuring, advanced HTML editing, client-side and server-side scripting, database connectivity, marketing, web-site usability. The practical component will culminate in a group project in which an e-commerce website is built.

You can download the latest INF3014F course outline and schedules from the course Vula website

Course Contacts

Course Coordinator:

Michael Pollock

Course Lecturers

Dr. Salah Kabanda

Dr. Adheesh Budree

Course Administrator

Linda Magodla

Last updated : 20 Jan 2016

Staff Members on this course :

Mr. Michael Pollock Senior Lecturer

+27 (0)21 650 4693
3.31 , Leslie Commerce

Additional Information :
Convenor: INF3014F, INF4018W

Dr. Salah Kabanda Senior Lecturer

+27 (0)21 650 4253
3.36, Leslie Commerce
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Additional Information :
Convenor:INF1003F, INF2011S

Ms. Linda Magodla Administrative Officer

+27 (0)21 650 4242
3.51, Leslie Commerce

Additional Information :
Administrator: Third Year Courses

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