2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Assumed Knowledge||INFS1000 or equivalent|
|Lectures||1x 3hr seminar per week|
|Assessment||Case Study Analysis (30%), Group Project (30%), Final Exam (40%)|
|Description||This unit will provide you with a detailed overview of the concepts and processes used in doing business electronically via the Internet. These concepts and tools will enable you to analyse, evaluate, synthesise and implement Internet-enabled business models. Importantly, this unit will provide the critical link between the firm\\\'s performance and modern Internet technologies, such as eCommerce platforms, Social Media and Social Networking, Interorganisational Systems, and Mobile Computing. The unit takes a business management perspective in teaching and learning and uses Internet Business case study material. The emphasis is on the way in which Internet technologies enable new forms of digital business and its effective management, rather than on the technologies.|