BCS-062: E-Commerce

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BLOCK 1: E-Commerce Concept and Models

Unit 1 : Introduction to E-Commerce

Definition and scope of E-Commerce and M-Commerce, E-Commerce trade cycle, Electronic Markets, Internet Commerce, Benefits and Impacts of E-Commerce

Unit 2 : Elements of E-Commerce

Various elements, e-visibility, e-shops, Delivery of goods and services, Online payments, After- sales services, Internet E-Commerce security

Unit 3 : EDI and Electronic Payment Systems

Introduction and definition of EDI, EDI layered Architecture, EDI technology and standards, EDI communications and transactions, Benefits and applications of EDI with example, Electronic Payment Systems: credit/debit/smart cards, e-credit accounts, emoney

Unit 4 : Introduction to EC models

Inter-organization and intra-organization E-Commerce, E-Commerce Models: B2B, B2C, C2B, C2C, G2C, C2G

BLOCK 2: Practices in E-Commerce

Unit 5 : E-Business

Introduction to Internet bookshops, Grocery Suppliers, Software Supplies and support, Electronic newspapers, Virtual auctions, Online share dealing, e-diversity

Unit 6 : E-Security and Legal Issues

Security concerns in E-Commerce, Privacy, integrity, authenticity, non-repudiation, confidentiality, SSL, Digital Signatures and fire walls, IT Act 2000,Cyber crimes and cyber laws

Unit 7 : Mobile Commerce and Future of E-Commerce

Introduction to Mobile Commerce, Benefits of Mobile Commerce, Impediments of MCommerce, M-Commerce framework, Emerging and future trends

Unit 8: Case Study