Module Overview

Electronic Business

This module covers the theoretical and practical aspect of designing, developing, managing and integrating e-business functions and strategies. The underlying focus of the module is e-business in a supply chain context and will enable students to understand the benefits of e-business across supply chain functions and the challenges of implementing these business solutions.


Module Code

INFS 3000

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

The Internet

History, background and key enablers


Business models and concepts

E-Commerce Infrastructure

The Internet, Web and mobile platform

Building an Ecommerce presence

Design, prototype, evaluate

ECommerce - Security and Payment systems


The role of Social Media, Mobile, Big data, Cloud, IOT


Privacy, Ethics and Security




Collaborative Commerce

Supply Chain Management and Customer Relationship Management

The delivery of this module will be a combination of lectures (1 hour per week) and tutor-lead IT laboratory (2 hours per week), supported by on-line learning materials.

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Other Assessment(s)100