Module Catalogues, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   
Module Code: MAN311TC
Module Title: E-Commerce
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2022/23
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: School of Intelligent Finance and Business
Pre-requisites: N/A
• To develop good understanding of information systems and information technology infrastructure in business environment.

• To introduce key system applications for the digital age and the information systems management in global business today.
Learning outcomes 
A. Understand the role of information systems (IS) in global business today, including definition of E-business and E-commerce, and the dynamic interaction between IS and organisations.

B. Demonstrate awareness of ethical and social issues caused by IT and IS.

C. Explain the information technology infrastructure including telecommunications, the Internet and wireless technology.

D. Identify the development of IT, business intelligence, and data and information security.

E. Understand the core information technology applications including supply chain management, customer relationship management, knowledge management and decision-support systems in business today.
Method of teaching and learning 
This module is going to be delivered mainly via a two-hour lecture per typical week and a one-hour weekly tutorial. Module materials and assessment requirements will be available online for students’ access. Case studies / group projects will be organised to encourage students to learn. In addition, students will be expected to devote unsupervised time to background reading, assessment tasks and private study.
1 Information Systems in Global Business Today

2 Global E-business and Collaboration

3 Information Systems, Organisations and Strategy

4 Ethical and Social Issues in Information Systems

5 IT Infrastructure and Foundations of Business Intelligence

6 Telecommunications / Internet / Wireless Technology and Information Security

7 Operational Excellence and Customer Intimacy

8 E-commerce

9 Managing Knowledge

10 Enhancing Decision Making

11 Building Information Systems

12 Managing Project

13 Managing Global Systems
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Business Simulation(1000 Words) 50.00
2 Case Study(1000 Words) 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 6/7/2020 5:08:35 AM