This Master degree is designed to address the need for a specific postgraduate course that recognises electronic methods of conducting business. The term electronic commerce refers to business processes that are influenced, enabled or disrupted by network technologies.
Students may elect to exit the Master degree following the completion of eight of the core subjects in the Master degree and graduate with the Graduate Diploma of Electronic Commerce.
Wagga Wagga Campus
Normal course duration
Part-time 2 years (6 trimesters)
Applicants are required to have an undergraduate degree in any discipline from a recognised Australian tertiary institution.
Applicants who have completed either the Graduate Certificate in Electronic Commerce or the Graduate Certificate in Internet Marketing will be awarded credit for the four subjects completed in the Graduate Certificate.
The Graduate Diploma is an exit point only course within the Master degree.
To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 96 points.
The course comprises nine core subjects and three restricted electives. All subjects are offered two out of three trimesters each year, with the exception of ITC525Commerce on the Information Superhighway, which is offered every trimester.
Students choose a pattern of enrolment that suits their needs (subject to meeting any pre-requisites). Current subject availability enables the Master of Electronic Commerce to be completed within three trimesters.
(1) Core Subjects:
ITC525 Information Superhighway
ACC592 Security, Control and Business Information Systems
LAW521 Digital Communities: Law and Policy
ECO520 Information Economics and Globalisation
MGT542 Internet Ethics
MGT541 The Networked Organisation
LAW520 Internet Marketing and the Law
ACC595 Accounting in a Digital Environment
ITC569 Modelling for Decision Support
ITC551 Managing Internet Marketing Information
(2) Restricted electives, subject to pre-requisites being met, to be chosen from:
MKT525 Building Internet Marketing Capability
MGT501 Management Theory and Practice
MKT501 Marketing Management
MGT555 Supply Chain Operations
students may select other subjects with the approval of the Course Coordinator.
Upon the completion of any eight of the nine core subjects, students may elect to exit from the Master degree and graduate with the award Graduate Diploma of Electronic Commerce GradDipElectCom.
School of Financial Studies
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