DV6F 34: E-Commerce: Introduction
This Unit is about providing an understanding of the fundamentals of e-commerce. The Unit introduces how traditional business activities can be conducted on the Internet, and provides an appreciation of the main considerations of on-line trading. This Unit is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge and/or skills of key processes involved in on-line commercial activities and the associated security and associated legal implications.1. Describe the main areas that a business operates on the Internet.
2. Explain the various technologies and technical controls associated with e-commerce
3. Describe the implications for e-commerce businesses of Information Technology legislation
1 HN Credits at SCQF level 7: (8 SCQF credit points at SCQF level 7)
Recommended Prior Knowledge and Skills
Access to this Unit will be at the discretion of the centre, however, it would be beneficial to have some basic computer skills including Internet browsing skills, business and marketing knowledge or commercial/industrial experience.