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MIS1600 e-Business Systems
Credit Points: 15

e-Business, in its broadest sense, is the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) to support all business activities. e-Commerce (a subset of e-Business) involves the use of the Internet in the transacting of business.  Organisations are experiencing enormous changes brought about, in part, by the multi-billion dollar evolution of e-Business and e-Commerce. 
In this unit students will examine some of the issues and technology underlying e-Business. Students will also gain an understanding of the systems development process for e-Business systems; some of the multimedia elements used in e-Business and how e-Business systems help organisations achieve their goals and objectives.
The unit will also examine the ethical, social and legal implications of business and technology, including methods used to protect online privacy. Students will also explore the change in careers brought about by the e-Business revolution.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
M62Associate Degree of Hospitality Management
M61Associate Degree of Tourism Management
K32Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Business
K34Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
K09Bachelor of Forensic Investigation
M29Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management
E04Bachelor of Hospitality Management
K51Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Business
V38Bachelor of Tourism Management
MAAADIManagement of Information Technology Major
MIAACVManagement of Information Technology Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/04/2009 VET: 30/04/2009