What is e-Commerce?

Electronic commerce or e-commerce consists primarily of the distributing, buying, selling, marketing, and servicing of products or services over electronic systems such as computer networks. The information technology industry might see it as an electronic business application aimed at commercial transactions. It can involve electronic funds transfer, supply chain management, e-marketing, online marketing, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange, automated inventory management systems, and automated data-collection systems. It typically uses electronic communications technology such as the Internet, extranets, e-mail, Ebooks, databases, and mobile phones.

Course Structure and Notes?

Introduction to e-Commerce
Technology Infrastructure
Selling on the Web
Marketing on the Web
Review Session
B2B strategies

Contact information

Room 107, Computer Building, University of Malta
Phone: +356 2340 2486